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Saturday, January 24, 2009

EVENTS for 24th January

On 24th January 1942 Spitfire I K9997 of 53 OTU swung on landing at RAF Llandow and tipped up. Unfortunately it was later hit by X4891 and damaged beyond repair.

On 24th January 1947 Martinet TT.1 RG896 of 595 Sqn was force landed near RAF Pembrey after the engine failed at 800' due to water in the fuel.

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