On 11th September 1941 Spitfire I K9930 of 53 OTU was abandoned near Cowbridge after the ailerons jammed.
Also on 11th September 1941 Spitfire I K9976 of 53 OTU had its engine cut causing it to spiral into the ground at Picketston, Flemingstone - the pilot was killed.
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