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Spitfire LFVIII LV680 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database]

 Spitfire LFVIII LV680

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Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash  23 Jan 45 Aircraft Name  Spitfire VIII Serial Number  LV680
Unit  136 Sqdn Operating Airfield   Country  Ceylon
Aircrew details F Sgt A H MIlne
Details Taxied into pile of metal strips . Taxied into a roll of runway netting which was between him and the runwya, causing Cat B damage to his aircraft. The removal of obstruction was requested earlier in the week.
Source ORB

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