Incident Supermarine Spitfire FL9C SM-18,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 47704
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Date:Saturday 13 January 1951
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Supermarine Spitfire FL9C
Owner/operator:Belgische Luchtmacht
Registration: SM-18
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Brustem AFB, Limburg -   Belgium
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Brustem, Sint-Truiden (Limburg), Belgium
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
ML423 Spitfire LF.IXc Delivered to the RAF at 6 MU Brize Norton 27-4-44. To 1 Squadron CAC ops 9-6-44 . Damaged and ros (repaired on site) at Westland Aircraft Yeovil 14-8-45. To 29 MU RAF Hugh Ercall, Shropshire 22-12-45. Struck off charge and sold to Belgische Luchtmacht 9-7-48 as SM-18

Written off (damaged beyond repair) 13-1-51 when crashed at Brustem, Sint-Truiden (Limburg), Belgium


3. Supermarine Spitfire LF.IX SM-18 in a line-up at Brustem airbase in 1952:

Revision history:

07-Nov-2008 10:15 ASN archive Added
06-May-2021 19:43 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
29-Jun-2022 11:19 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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