Oosterhouts eerbetoon aan Noors Spitfire-piloot

Plechtigheid bij het monument (Foto: Martijn Schraven)

DEN HOUT – Vrijdag 3 november 1944. Een aangeschoten Spitfire verliest snel hoogte en dreigt neer te komen op de boerderij van de familie Kuipers. Het vliegtuig mist de boerderij op een haar na.

Plechtigheid bij het monument (Foto: Martijn Schraven)

Het raakt een kippenhok, de beukenhaag en trekt een spoor door de […]

07-09-2015 Spitfire TR.9 MJ722 crashed in Engeland

The historic aircraft made the emergency landing in Woodchurch, Ashford, at about 09:50 BST, according to Kent Police. The pilot was looked at by paramedics at the scene but is not thought to have been injured. A large amount of fuel has leaked from the plane. Kent Police said the Environment Agency and the Civil […]

Voormalig Nederlandse Spitfire crashed op Biggin Hill

Afgelopen zaterdag (1 augustus) is in Engeland de Spitfire met serial MK912 gecrashed. Enkele seconden na het opstijgen van London Biggin Hill Airport verloor het toestel al het motorvermogen. De piloot Dann Griffiths voerde in zweefvlucht een noodlanding uit. Het toestel raakte hierbij zwaar beschadigd maar zal worden hersteld. De piloot werd met letsel aan […]

Teaser Documentaire Supermarine Spitfire Mk IX MK732 3W-17

De Stichting Koninklijke Historische Vlucht werkt aan een documentaire over de geschiedenis van hun Supermarine Spitfire Mk.IX. Dit toestel is de enige in Nederland vliegende Spitfire. Inmiddels is er een teaser uit voor de te verwachten documentaire:  

Spitfire pilot (91) returns to the sky 69 years after being shot down over Holland

It might be nearly 70 years since Jimmy Taylor last took to the skies in a Spitfire. But it felt so natural to him that after being gunned down over Germany that he described it as being ‘like home’.

Jimmy Taylor prepares to be taken on a flight inin a Spitfire. He even took […]

12-04-1945 (SGLO T5556) Supermarine Spitfire Mk IX ML421

Additional information will follow in the future, in the meantime details can be found in our digital lossregister at www.verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl

Bulletin 012 uit januari 1976 door J.M. van Alphen: Abbekerke (oude verliesregister nr 17) 12-04-1945 Een Spitfire, bemand door een Poolse piloot, stortte op 12 april 1945 neer. De naam van de piloot was […]

08-02-1945 (SLO T5219) Supermarine Spitfire Mk LF.IX MK529 OU-

Loss Chart on T5219 Day or Night of Operation 8 Feb 1945 Operation Armed Recce Target Onnen railway yard Aircraft Supermarine Spitfire Mk LF.IX Built by Supermarine c/n or Werknr Serial or Stammkenzeichen MK529 Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen OU- Name Unit 485 (RNZAF) SQN Air Force RAF Take off time 09.25 Airfield Gilze-Rijen (B.77) […]

03-02-1945 (SGLO T5190) Supermarine Sitfire Mk IX PV181 RA-B

Loss Chart on T5190 Day or Night of Operation 3 Mar 1945 Operation Target Aircraft Supermarine Spitfire Mk IX Built by Supermarine c/n or Werknr Serial or Stammkenzeichen PV181 Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen RA-B Name Unit 332 SQN Air Force RAF Take off time Airfield Woensdrecht Crashed at 16.20 Cause of the Crash Crash […]

19-11-1944 (SGLO T4684) Supermarine Spitfire Mk PR.IX MB957 UG-

Loss Chart on T4684 Day or Night of Operation 19 Nov 1944 Operation Photo Recce Target Rheine Aircraft Supermarine Spitfire Mk PR.IX Built by Supermarine c/n or Werknr Serial or Stammkenzeichen MB957 Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen UG- Name Unit 16 SQN Air Force RAF Take off time 11.00 Airfield Melsbroek Crashed at 12.00 Cause […]

19-11-1944 (SGLO T4685) Supermarine Spitfire Mk IX PT540 LZ-

Loss Chart on T4685 Day or Night of Operation 19 Nov 1944 Operation Target Aircraft Supermarine Spitfire Mk IX Built by Supermarine c/n or Werknr Serial or Stammkenzeichen PT540 Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen LZ- Name Unit 66 SQN Air Force RAF Take off time Airfield Crashed at 10.45 Cause of the Crash Crash Location […]

19-11-1944 (SGLO T4686) Supermarine Spitfire Mk IX NH241 GE-

Loss Chart on T4686 Day or Night of Operation 19 Nov 1944 Operation Target Aircraft Supermarine Spitfire Mk IX Built by Supermarine c/n or Werknr Serial or Stammkenzeichen NH241 Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen GE- Name Unit 349 SQN Air Force RAF Take off time Airfield Crashed at 09.45 Cause of the Crash Shot down […]

03-11-1944 (SGLO T4627) Supermarine Spitfire Mk IX RK681 9N-

Loss Chart on T4627 Day or Night of Operation 3 Nov 1944 Operation Dive bombing Target Aircraft Supermarine Spitfire Mk IX Built by Supermarine c/n or Werknr Serial or Stammkenzeichen RK861 Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen 9N- Name Unit 127 SQN Air Force RAF Take off time Airfield Grimbergen (B.60) Crashed at 14.45 Cause of […]

03-11-1944 (SGLO T4628) Supermarine Spitfire Mk IX PT726 FN-P

Loss Chart on T4628 Day or Night of Operation 3 Nov 1944 Operation Cover Patrol Target Aircraft Supermarine Spitfire Built by Supermarine c/n or Werknr Serial or Stammkenzeichen PT726 Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen FN-P Name Unit 331 (Norwegian) SQN Air Force RAF Take off time 14.15 Airfield Grimbergen (B.60) Crashed at 14.25 Cause of […]

03-11-1944 (SGLO T4624) Supermarine Spitfire Mk LF.IX PT930 LZ-

Loss Chart on T4624 Day or Night of Operation 3 Nov 1944 Operation Dive bombing Target Rheindahlen Aircraft Supermarine Spitfire Mk LF.IX Built by Supermarine c/n or Werknr Serial or Stammkenzeichen PT930 Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen LZ- Name Unit 66 SQN Air Force RAF Take off time Airfield Grimbergen (B.60) Crashed at 14.00 Cause […]

03-11-1944 (SGLO T4625) Supermarine Spitfire Mk LF.IX PV353 LZ-

Loss Chart on T4625 Day or Night of Operation 3 Nov 1944 Operation Dive bombing Target Rheindahlen Aircraft Supermarine Spitfire Mk LF.IX Built by Supermarine c/n or Werknr Serial or Stammkenzeichen PV353 Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen LZ- Name Unit 66 SQN Air Force RAF Take off time Airfield Grimbergen (B.60) Crashed at 14.00 Cause […]