On 12th September 1941 Spitfire I X4415 of 53 OTU undershot on approach to RAF Llandow and hit a house, causing it to crash land. Transferred to AST at Hamble 5 days later for repair but struck off charge on 1st October 1941.
On 12th September 1991 Tornado GR.1 ZA540/JQ of 27 Sqn flew into the Bristol Channel South of Steep Holm Island after being abandoned due to a fire causing a loss of control.
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