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Added during 2013

2013-09-16

This picture gives a good idea about the capacity of the Spitfire cannon armament. It is the Spitfire Mk. Vc (C-wing) cannon bay showing the clockwork drum ...

2013-09-03

Here is one othe many official war corespondent photographs that documented the Allied landings in Morocco and Algieria. Initiated by the operation “Torch”, this ...

Added during 2012

2012-02-11

Desperately in need of modern fighters, France took a keen interest in the Spitfire as early as 1939. A single Spitfire Mk I was ...

2012-01-20

The following series of period photographs, sourced from the records of the Ministry of Aircraft Production, show the various details of Spitfire Mk. II.

2012-01-18

In the lighter moments of World War II, the Spitfire was used in an unorthodox role: bringing beer kegs to the men in Normandy.

Added during 2011

2011-11-08

  This picture shows the arrangement of the instrument panel for the Spitfire Mk. VIII. The image and its description originates from the Pilot’s ...

2011-07-08

The subject of today's photo roundup is Spitfire PR Mk. XIX PM627 and its tail unit.

2011-07-05

Our detailed review of the Spitfire PR Mk. XIX continues with the aircraft's camera equipment

2011-07-04

This article is one of the illustrated series which presents construction details of the various marks of the Spitfire. The subject of this review ...

2011-06-21

This article is a part of the emerging illustrated series which presents construction details of the various marks of the Spitfire. The subject of ...