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A total of 3081 Accidents and Losses are listed.

Date AircraftTail NoPilot/CrewUnit LocationRemarks
11 Jul 44 Spitfire VIII MT527 Not67Comilla, India Engine cut bellylanded on appr ...More
04 Aug 45 Spitfire VIIIc MT557 Fg Offr R S Shipurkar(2177) 8 Sqdn IAFMingaladon, Burma overshot landing after Ops, we ...More
15 May 45 Spitfire VIII MT558 Plt Offr J J Bouche(2938) 151 OTUPeshawar, India pulled out violently during do ...More
28 Mar 45 Spitfire VIII MT563 Amarda Road, India Hit tree low flying and belly- ...More
13 Jul 45 Spitfire VIII MT566 F Sgt Davies 67 SqdnAkyab, Burma Aerobatic sortie in afternoon. ...More
06 Jun 45 Spitfire VIII MT570 1331 CURisalpur, India Risalpur - heavy landing after ...More
05 Nov 45 Spitfire VIII MT571 36 SP, India Basal NWFP eng cut after fuel ...More
06 May 45 Spitfire VIII MT577 Not152, Burma Collided with MD256 while taxy ...More
13 Apr 45 Spitfire VIII MT598 Plt Offr R Miller(416607) 152 SqdnKanchrapara, India Hit cow on landing swung and u ...More
10 Aug 46 Spitfire VIIIc MT611 Plt Offr A M Palamkote(3120) 2 Sqdn IAFKohat, India heavy landed, tyre burst,BL Ko ...More
09 Mar 46 Spitfire VIIIc MT615 Plt Offr A F E Fernandez(3039) 6 Sqdn IAFRanchi, India engine cut after TO BL in feil ...More
07 Jun 45 Spitfire VIII MT617 10 FU, India Bhivperrim pilot got lost and ...More
18 Sep 45 Spitfire VIII MT623 327 MUAgartala, India Agartala - aircraft landed wit ...More
13 Feb 45 Spitfire VIII MT628 --- ------ 81 SqdnKankesanthurai, Ceylon Engine caught fire starting up ...More
24 Apr 45 Spitfire VIII MT652 Sgt Derrick CRAWFORD*(1522990) 17 SqdnThedaw, Burma Aircombat iwithOscars. Sgt D C ...More
01 Apr 47 Spitfire VIIIc MT662 Fg Offr W H Walmsley(3208) 1 Sqdn IAF, India tyre burst on heavy night land ...More
10 Sep 45 Spitfire VIII MT680 WO Sydney Osborne Appleby(1292707) 152 SqdnZayatkwin, Burma Engine fail after takeoff from ...More
23 Jun 45 Spitfire VIII MT704 Fg Offr W H Chowns(187364) 136 SqdnCocos Is, Cocos Cocos Is- MAC with Spit pilot ...More
23 May 45 Spitfire VIII MT709 Plt Offr F S Hussain(3002) 151 OTUPeshawar, India Taxied into Hurricane BN399 at ...More
06 Mar 47 Spitfire VIIIc MT725 Plt Offr A S Bakshi(3323) AFS(I)Ambala, India flapless landing, UC Collapse ...More
18 May 45 Spitfire VIII MT725 Plt Offr J SELESKI(J90286) 9 Sqdn IAFRanchi, India Got lost on local flying pract ...More
18 May 46 Spitfire VIIIc MT728 Plt Offr G Haider(3156) 1 SFTS, India forgot to lower U/C at Bhopal ...More
29 Oct 45 Spitfire VIII MT732 Plt Offr S K Kaul(3134) 151 OTUPeshawar, India Peshawar - aircraft bl after e ...More
28 Apr 45 Spitfire VIII MT735 17 SqdnTennant, Burma Bellylanded in error Tennant . ...More
02 Mar 46 Spitfire VIII MT739 Plt Offr G V Francis(2925) 3 Sqdn IAFKolar, India 15m S of Kolar ac caught fire ...More
15 Jun 45 Spitfire VIII MT740 Fg Offr Kenneth Albert Prumridge(177842) 152 SqdnHmwabi, Burma Diverted to Hmawbi - forclande ...More
12 May 46 Spitfire VIIIc MT744 Fg Offr Randhir Singh(2135) 3 Sqdn IAFSanta Cruz, India Sntacruz UC failed to lock dow ...More
22 Dec 44 Spitfire VIII MT761 Fg Offr D C Robbins(417108) 136 SqdnRatmalana, Ceylon While rolling ont he runway hi ...More
26 Nov 44 Spitfire VIII MT763 Flt Lt M W Coombes 607 SqdnSapam, India On patrol at 1505 hours had tr ...More
11 Oct 46 Spitfire VIII MT766 Not81Peshawar, India Flaps failed overshot landing ...More
04 Apr 46 Spitfire VIII MT783 Flt Lt Baxter 155 SqdnMedan, Indonesia or MT738 crashed force-landed ...More
17 Jun 45 Spitfire VIII MT793 Sgt A Gray(1522868) 152 SqdnThedaw, Burma Two more accidents marred our ...More
17 May 45 Spitfire VIII MT796 17 SqdnThedaw, Burma Plt had to fl at low speed due ...More
09 Apr 45 Spitfire VIII MT797 10 FUHakimpet, India 10FU Bellylanded in error Haki ...More
06 Aug 45 Spitfire VIII MT799 AFTUAmarda Road, India Amarda Road - aircraft landed ...More
20 May 45 Spitfire VIII MT823 WO Thompson 136 SqdnCocos Is, Cocos Cocos Is.. Aircraft swung on l ...More
14 Apr 46 Spitfire VIII MT826 Flt Lt M R Alston 136 SqdnKaula Lampur, Malaysia Baled out after engine failure ...More
14 Jan 47 Spitfire VIIIc MT828 Plt Offr M U Ducase(3236) 2 Sqdn IAFKohat, India Kohat - tyre Burst on TO and a ...More
15 Apr 47 Spitfire VIIIc MT832 Plt Offr U G Wright(3365) AFS(I)Ambala, India Ambala - engine stalled short ...More
08 Oct 45 Spitfire VIII MT837 Fg Offr A K S Ahmed(2716) 9 Sqdn IAF, India LLflying at 50 feet 75m W of R ...More
08 Nov 45 Spitfire VIII MT839 Plt Offr L Prince-Forster(2719) 4 Sqdn IAF, India Overshot ldg at Willingdon int ...More
11 Jun 45 Spitfire VIII MT840 Fg Offr Janmast Afridi(2879) 9 Sqdn IAFRanchi, India Engine fialure, force landed C ...More
29 Jan 47 Spitfire VIIIc MT841 Plt Offr P Callaghan(3235) 2 Sqdn IAFKohat, India Kohat ac FL after engine caugh ...More
12 Sep 46 Spitfire XIV MT848 Fg Offr T B Chowdary(3087) 6 Sqdn IAFRanchi, India eng fail during LL Flying at R ...More
17 Dec 46 Spitfire XIV MT849 28 SqdnKaula Lampur, Malaysia Stalled on landing and u/c col ...More
12 Apr 46 Spitfire XIV MT856 WO Gurdon 20 SqdnAgra, India Took off from Bamrauli, Port T ...More
09 Sep 46 Spitfire VIII MT872 Flt Lt Anand Ramdas Pandit(1707) 2 Sqdn IAFMiranshah, India FL outside airfield 1mSE eng f ...More
12 Oct 46 Spitfire VIIIc MT873 Plt Offr F D Irani(3240) 1 SFTSAmbala, India trying to avoid parked ac afte ...More
30 Jul 45 Spitfire VIII MT876 Sgt Taylor 155 SqdnToungoo, Burma Toungoo Main - heavy landing a ...More
19 Dec 45 Spitfire VIIIc MT878 Plt Offr H R Chitnis(2964) 10 Sqdn IAF, India Damaged beyond repair in accid ...More

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