Date of Crash  04 Aug 45 Aircraft Type  Spitfire VIIIc
Serial Number  MT557 Unit  8
Pilot details Fg Offr R S Shipurkar
Short Text  overshot landing after Ops, went into ditch after
Details  overshot landing after Ops, went into ditch after wheels retraction, at Mingaladon

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