Spitfire in Service

Spitfire Site

History and Operations

Spitfire in Service

There can be no doubt that the Supermarine Spitfire was one of the most outstanding World War Two aircraft. This section provides a glimpse of my intended book devoted to the Spitfire, covering its wartime combat career from service introduction in 1938 to the VJ Day in 1945, and beyond. I will be finishing it one day…

To view sample chapter from the Operational History of the Spitfire, select the link below.

Added during 2010


"Either, sir, we get the Spitfires here within days, not weeks, or we're done"