Aircraft crash video

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This Supermarine Spitfire loop went terribly wrong after the pilot misdjudged its altitude.

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G Heywood

I was at Woodford air show that day and I remember quite clearly that the spitfires engine sounded as though it misfired repeatedly shortly before the tragic accident
6th November, 2010

I was at woodford that day as a school kid, never forget it.
24th February, 2010
Alec Walker

I was also at Woodford on the organising team. This pilot (I don't recall his name at the moment) was such a nice guy. RIP.
24th December, 2007
Poynton, Cheshire

I saw this, the poor pilot got it so wrong.
22nd July, 2007