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A total of 3081 Accidents and Losses are listed.

Date AircraftTail No Pilot/CrewUnitLocationRemarks
13 Mar 43 Hurricane HV659 F Sgt Douglas Clement CROPPER(6498) 17 SqdnReindeer, Burma POW AA Fire on attack at Akyab ...More
03 Jun 43 Hurricane IIC F Sgt McGuire 17 SqdnAgartala, India Crashed on landing after sorti ...More
11 Feb 45 Spitfire VIII Fg Offr C F Gerwing 17 SqdnYwadon, Burma Crashed on landing . Pilot was ...More
22 Jun 43 Hurricane IIC Fg Offr Whalen 17 SqdnAgartala, India Crashed on runway on take off ...More
27 Jun 43 Hurricane IIC HV611 Sgt John Joseph Harrison(400223) 17 SqdnAgartala, India Ran out of fuel FL in swam, Ku ...More
30 Jun 43 Hurricane IIC HV848 17 Sqdn, India Engine cut, belly landed South ...More
17 Feb 45 Spitfire VIII F Sgt Jack Edward GARDNER(1318960) 17 SqdnYwadon, Burma Returning from the 1030 patrol ...More
10 Mar 44 Hurricane KZ448 Flt Lt Buchan 17 SqdnMinneriya, India Squadron balbo airborne at 083 ...More
12 Mar 44 Hurricane HV475 17 Sqdn, India Shot down by Ki43 and abandone ...More
27 Jun 46 Spitfire XIV RM967 WO Anthony James GRAY*(1567857) 17 SqdnMiho, Japan eng fail aircraft abandoned in ...More
25 Feb 45 Spitfire VIII MD247 Sgt J E Hewitt 17 SqdnYwandon, Burma Swung on landing and overturne ...More
03 Jun 45 Harvard IIB FE789 Fg Offr Frederick David IRVINE*(178975)
Sqn Ldr Robert William Stanley MARSHALL*(63386)
17 SqdnAkyab, missing in bad weather. Missin ...More
21 Jan 47 Spitfire XIV RM981 17 SqdnMiho, Japan wheels up landing Miho Japan C ...More
24 Apr 45 Spitfire VIII MT652 Sgt Derrick CRAWFORD*(1522990) 17 SqdnThedaw, Burma Aircombat iwithOscars. Sgt D C ...More
28 Apr 45 Spitfire VIII MT735 17 SqdnTennant, Burma Bellylanded in error Tennant . ...More
09 May 45 Spitfire VIII MV458 W O J Cotterill 17 SqdnTennant, Burma Tennant airstrip. Tyre burst o ...More
14 May 45 Spitfire VIII MT937 17 SqdnThedaw, Burma aircraft swung on ground and ...More
17 May 45 Spitfire VIII MT796 17 SqdnThedaw, Burma Plt had to fl at low speed due ...More
05 May 47 Spitfire XIV RN181 17 SqdnMiho, Japan Engine cut bellylanded Aragawa ...More
23 Jul 47 Spitfire XIV RN152 17 SqdnMiho, Japan Japan Bounced on landing swung ...More
24 Jul 47 Spitfire XIV RM985 17 SqdnMiho, Japan Engine cut on overshoot ditche ...More
03 Aug 47 Spitfire XIV RN131 17 SqdnMiho, Japan Overshot landing into canal an ...More
17 Sep 47 Spitfire XIV RN129 17 SqdnMiho, Japan Swung on landing and u/c leg c ...More
19 Sep 47 Spitfire XIV RN128 17 SqdnMiho, Japan eng fire aircraft abandoned cr ...More
06 Jun 44 Spitfire VIII Fg Offr J B Hill 17 SqdnMinneriya, Ceylon Damaged aircraft R on landing ...More
27 Jun 45 Spitfire XIV RN173 17 SqdnMadura, India Our first Spitfire XIV arrived ...More
06 Jul 45 Spitfire VIII MV238 WO Edgar Harold LEE*(1453190) 17 SqdnMadura, India Hit HT wires over river and cr ...More
19 Jul 45 Spitfire XIV RN189? WO Jack Edward GARDNER*(1318960) 17 SqdnMadura, India Aircraft broke up in the air w ...More
19 Jul 45 Spitfire XIV Sgt Maurice Aubrey WHITING*(1585651) 17 SqdnMadura, India Aircraft broke up in the air w ...More
07 Aug 45 Spitfire IX MV425 Sgt A Wilkinson 17 SqdnMadura, India 10m E of Madura - pilot made F ...More
11 Sep 45 Spitfire XIV RM998 17 SqdnMadura, India Madura - uc collapse on landin ...More
28 Sep 44 Spitfire VIII JG532 F Sgt Peter ABLITT*(1375027) 17 SqdnVavuniya, Ceylon Spun into ground on approach V ...More
01 Nov 44 Spitfire VIII JF816 --- ---- 17 SqdnVavuniya, Ceylon A shocking accident occurred d ...More
05 Nov 44 Spitfire VIII JG531 Fg Offr R W Thompson 17 SqdnVavuniya, Ceylon Forcelanded in open ground at ...More
08 Nov 44 Spitfire VIII F Sgt Donald Jack BENNETT*(1386203) 17 SqdnVavuniya, Ceylon Spun in and was killed just ou ...More
18 Nov 44 Spitfire VIII Flt Lt Richard Fitzgerald MARRACK*(139943) 17 SqdnChina Bay, Ceylon Airparty left at 0800 hrs to S ...More
04 Jan 45 Spitfire VIII MD356 F Sgt R J King 17 SqdnTaukkyan, Burma Engine cut on escort mission b ...More
04 Jan 45 Spitfire VIII JG612 WO A N Clark 17 SqdnTaukkyan, Burma Engine cut during search crash ...More
25 Jun 44 Blenheim V BA191 170 WingImphal, India crashed on approach to Palel. ...More
14 Feb 44 Harvard IIB Flt Lt T N Rosser 171 WingDumdum, pranged taking off from DumDum ...More
05 Dec 43 Hurricane IIC HV709 Fg Offr Arthur Maurice Owers PRING*(143237) 176 SqdnBaigachi, India As the Hurricanes of 176 refue ...More
05 Dec 43 Hurricane IIC HV710 Plt Offr Andrew WHYTE(R93494) 176 SqdnBaigachi, India As the Hurricanes of 176 refue ...More
05 Dec 43 Hurricane IIC HW435 Flt Lt Geoffrey Reave HALBEARD*(102540) 176 SqdnBaigachi, India As the Hurricanes of 176 refue ...More
05 Dec 43 Hurricane IIC HV979 Flt Lt Derek Brocklehurst(60101) 176 SqdnBaigachi, India As the Hurricanes of 176 refue ...More
25 Dec 43 Hurricane IIC HW432 Plt Offr Dalton Harvey OWENS*(J16609) 176 SqdnChittagong, Stalled after Takeoff. He lost ...More
08 Aug 44 Blenheim V AZ865 Fg Offr R F LYTHGOE(J47216)
Gp Capt FINLAY BOYD
176 SqdnBaigachi, India tyre burst on take-off at Baig ...More
15 Jul 42 Wapiti IIA K2290 Fg Offr Homi Burjorji Dorabji(1710) 2 AACUBangalore, India 2AACF Crashed at Bangalore, 15 ...More
27 Nov 40 Wapiti IIA K2304 Plt Offr Wilfrid William Russell
Plt Offr Johnson
2 CD Flt IAFJuhu, India Plt Offr Russell/Johnson crash ...More
04 Dec 43 Vengeance II AN615 2 FRDAsansol, India Cr in Forced Landing near Asan ...More
23 Apr 46 Spitfire VIIIc JF782 Plt Offr A M Palamkote(3120) 2 Sqdn IAFMiranshah, India Ferrying from Kohat, landed at ...More

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