Incident Supermarine Spitfire G-LFIX,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 388557
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Date:Monday 6 May 2024
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Supermarine Spitfire
Owner/operator:Ultimate Warbird Flights
Registration: G-LFIX
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Field near Pitsford Reservoir -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Aerial patrol
Departure airport:Northampton/Sywell Aerodrome (ORM/EGBK)
Destination airport:Northampton/Sywell Aerodrome (ORM/EGBK)
Aircraft was heard to cough and splutter before making an emergency landing in a field away from the intended destination airfield. On landing the aircraft tipped over on its nose causing damage to the propellor and front.


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30-May-2024 08:54 The Cobblers Added

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