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A total of 58 Accidents and Losses are listed.

DateAircraftTail No Pilot/CrewUnit LocationRemarks
06 Jan 47 Harvard IIB FE371 1 SFTS, India crew lost in poor weather and ...More
06 Jan 47 Harvard IIB FE368 3(I) Gp Flt, Cr 12m W of Bihar ...More
10 Jan 47 Spitfire VIIIc MD384 Plt Offr U A Vaz(3342) AFS(I)Ambala, India engine cut on approach, belly ...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 Jan 47 Spitfire FR XIV TZ115 --- ---- 11 SqdnMiho, Japan u/c collapsed while being push ...More
16 Jan 47 Spitfire XIVe NH873 Plt Offr R H Beaupert(3293) AFS(I)Ambala, India Tyre burst on TO, BL at Ambala ...More
21 Jan 47 Spitfire XIV RM981 17 SqdnMiho, Japan wheels up landing Miho Japan C ...More
22 Jan 47 Spitfire XIV RN200 390 MUSeletar, Singapore 390MU u/c jam wheels up landin ...More
29 Jan 47 Spitfire VIIIc MT841 Plt Offr P Callaghan(3235) 2 Sqdn IAFKohat, India Kohat ac FL after engine caugh ...More
12 Feb 47 Spitfire XIVe MV371 Fg Offr M Hosain(3001) AFS(I)Ambala, India engine cut, BL, damaged fusela ...More
14 Feb 47 Spitfire VIIIc NH651 Plt Offr G E Wilkes(3284) 7 Sqdn IAF, India Miranshah - ac tipped up after ...More
14 Feb 47 Spitfire PR.XI PL997 Plt Offr Durney(3276) 7 Sqdn IAF, India Engine cut on take of, FL at K ...More
17 Feb 47 Spitfire XVIII TP214 60 SqdnSeletar, Singapore 60S crash-landed Seletar Singa ...More
19 Feb 47 Spitfire XIVe TX988 Fg Offr S Srinivasan(1900) 9 Sqdn IAF, India engine cut on cross country fl ...More
20 Feb 47 Spitfire XIVe NH803 Fg Offr Jafar Zaheer(3173) 9 Sqdn IAF, India BL at Nagpur ...More
21 Feb 47 Spitfire XIVe RN199 Plt Offr T N Ahmed*(3198) 7 Sqdn IAF, India hit mudwall at end of runway o ...More
21 Feb 47 Spitfire VIIIc MV430 Plt Offr H V Smith*(3341) AFS(I)Ambala, India pilot blacked out while pullin ...More
27 Feb 47 Spitfire XIVe NH788 Plt Offr A B Patil(3242) 6 Sqdn IAF, India lost on Navex, Overshot into D ...More
04 Mar 47 Spitfire XIVe TP256 Plt Offr H Storey(3320) AFS(I)Ambala, India prop blade broke off in flight ...More
06 Mar 47 Spitfire VIIIc MT725 Plt Offr A S Bakshi(3323) AFS(I)Ambala, India flapless landing, UC Collapse ...More
15 Mar 47 Spitfire XIVe TX991 Fg Offr A K Sehgal*(2830) 9 Sqdn IAF, India ferry to No.9, engine cut, FL, ...More
18 Mar 47 Spitfire XIVe TZ104 Plt Offr R H Beaupert*(3293) 6 Sqdn IAF, India Engine cut on recce, pilot str ...More
19 Mar 47 Harvard IIB FE380 1 SFTS, India Ambala - ac failed to TO durin ...More
22 Mar 47 Spitfire XIV SM840 355 MUSalawas, India 355MU Tyre burst on ferry flig ...More
01 Apr 47 Spitfire VIIIc MT662 Fg Offr W H Walmsley(3208) 1 Sqdn IAF, India tyre burst on heavy night land ...More
15 Apr 47 Spitfire VIIIc MV118 Fg Offr N B Menon(2994) 6 Sqdn IAF, India while turning at end of runway ...More
15 Apr 47 Spitfire VIIIc MT520 Fg Offr J L Payne(3062) 6 Sqdn IAF, India ferry flt, Fast landing to avo ...More
15 Apr 47 Spitfire VIIIc MT832 Plt Offr U G Wright(3365) AFS(I)Ambala, India Ambala - engine stalled short ...More
19 Apr 47 Spitfire VIIIc MT881 Fg Offr D B Pigott(3163) 2 Sqdn IAF, India short of fuel on cross country ...More
26 Apr 47 Spitfire XIVe RN178 Flt Lt M B Naik(1874) 6 Sqdn IAF, India engine lost power on cross cou ...More
27 Apr 47 Spitfire XIVe RN192 Fg Offr J Zaheer(3173) 9 Sqdn IAF, India engine cut on ferryflt BL in f ...More
05 May 47 Spitfire XIV RN181 17 SqdnMiho, Japan Engine cut bellylanded Aragawa ...More
05 May 47 Harvard IIB KF114 Sqn Ldr Dilip Kumar Bose*(1780)
Kohat CFKohat, India Kohat stn flt - AC stalled on ...More
06 May 47 Spitfire XIV SM888 28 SqdnSeletar, Singapore u/c collapsed on landing Selet ...More
07 May 47 Spitfire XIVe MV305 Fg Offr N K Mukherjee(2893) 6 Sqdn IAF, India Starboard tyre burst on TO at ...More
14 May 47 Spitfire XIVe RN157 Fg Offr C T Rhenius 8 Sqdn IAF, India engine cut on airtest, belly l ...More
14 May 47 Spitfire XIVe NH837 Plt Offr Ashraff(3322) AFS(I)Ambala, India lost pwoer in circuit, fast ap ...More
22 May 47 Spitfire XIVe RN220 Fg Offr Hoshang K Patel(2376) 7 Sqdn IAF, India lost way on ferry flight, shor ...More
23 May 47 Spitfire VIIIc MV459 Plt Offr U A D'Cruz(3296) AFS(I)Ambala, India engine cutt, BL in river bed a ...More
30 May 47 Spitfire FR XIV RN219 Pilot II Edward John KITE* 11 SqdnMiho, Japan Struck ground during mock atta ...More
08 Jun 47 Spitfire FR.XVIII TZ200 28 SqdnKaula Lampur, Malaysia crashed emergency landing Klua ...More
11 Jun 47 Spitfire XIVe TX979 Fg Offr G S Sekhon*(2635) 4 Sqdn IAF, India flew into mountain ag Okyama J ...More
11 Jun 47 Spitfire XIVe SM925 Fg Offr J A Martin*(2993) 4 Sqdn IAF, India flew into mountain at Okayama ...More
20 Jun 47 Spitfire VIIIc MV406 Plt Offr K B Majid AFS(I)Ambala, India ran short of fuel during aerob ...More
21 Jun 47 Vengeance IV FD299 1 TT Flt IAFJodhpur, India Pilot FL near Jodhpur after ge ...More
16 Jul 47 Spitfire VIIIc MT912 Plt Offr G S Guron*(3327) 1 SFTSAmbala, India dived on low level flight at G ...More
18 Jul 47 Harvard IIB FE971 Plt Offr Robert Williams Traise*(3419) 1 SFTSAmbala, India Aircraft struck ground with fu ...More
21 Jul 47 Spitfire FR.XVIII TZ223 28 SqdnJohore, Malaysia force-landed crashed Johore Ba ...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

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