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Supermarine Spitfire

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The Supermarine Spitfire is a British single-seat fighter aircraft that was used by the Royal Air Force and many other Allied countries before, during and after ...

Spitfire | British aircraft | Britannica.com

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The most widely produced and strategically important British single-seat fighter of World War II. The Spitfire, renowned for winning victory laurels in the Battle of ...

Supermarine Spitfire - World War 2 Planes

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The first prototype took off on March 5, 1936, in Eastleigh (Hampshire) and was piloted by Mutt Summers. The British officers were quite impressed. The Spitfire ...

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Jun 13, 2014 ... The Supermarine Spitfire is a British single-seat fighter aircraft that was used by the Royal Air Force and many other Allied countries during and ...

RAF - The Spitfire

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Spitfire, RAF, Royal Air Force, History, D-Day, ... Type: British single-seat fighter developed from S5, S6 and S6B of Schneider Trophy fame and from the F7/30 ...

Spitfire – History of the Spitfire's design and development | Military ...

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Mar 4, 2011 ... A masterpiece of aerodynamic engineering, the Spitfire was among the ... Most of the Spitfires with which the RAF fought the Battle of Britain ...

Battle of Britain: the spitfire, envy of the enemy - Telegraph

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Jun 28, 2010 ... In the Spitfire's glory days she was the stuff of Boy's Own legends: the iconic aeroplane that epitomised Britain's fighting spirit during the darkest ...

BBC - Future - The Spitfires that nearly broke the sound barrier

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May 6, 2016 ... A handful of British Spitfire pilots cheated death in high-speed dives that helped pave the way towards supersonic flight. Stephen Dowling ...

World War Two Spitfire sale could fetch £2.5m - BBC News - BBC.com

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Apr 27, 2015 ... A rare RAF Spitfire once flown by a Great Escape veteran and ... war camp, where British airmen launched their famous Great Escape in 1944.

Spitfire Mk I versus Me 109 E

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19 Squadron at Duxford in August 1938 while 18 more squadrons were equipped with Spitfires by the start of the Battle of Britain in July 1940. The first BF 109 ...

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BBC iWonder - Why do we love the Spitfire?

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The spitfire is the most famous plane of WW2. Its groundbreaking design and superior specifications gave the British the critical edge.

RAF BBMF - The Spitfire

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Produced in greater numbers than any other British combat aircraft before or since the War, 20,341 Spitfires were built in 22 different variants (excluding the ...

Top 10 Fighters - Supermarine Spitfire - Military Weapons

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Nov 7, 2015 ... Synopsis: The British Supermarine Spitfire is largely regarded as the most beautiful fighter design in the history of military aviation. She became ...