Nicknamed BONDOWOSO, Spitfire MK. Vb serial no. BL676 came to play a pivotal role in the development of the Seafire, a seaborne variant of Supermarine’s legendary aircraft.
5 July 1940. About the rise of heavily-armed fighters and the difficult development of a cannon-armed Spitfire.
This article, now revised and updated, provides a complete photo reference to the layout and operation of the Spitfire cockpit. 80 photos are provided.
24 June, 1940 Compared with the old Supermarine assembly plant in Eastleigh, the white office building of de Havilland Aircraft Company in Hatfield was ...
The Second World War stimulated an important advance in aircraft gun armament. The fighters of most combatant nations began the war with a few ...
The use of Browning heavy machine gun as armament for the Spitfire - analysed.
Because the Spitfire was one of the few British aircraft produced before, during and after World War II it is an excellent example of ...
The various configurations of the aerial masts and aerial wires to be found on various marks of the Spitfire .
The Hispano cannon was one of the most widespread aircraft weapons of the war, and one which gave the Spitfire its punch.
An overview of the basic wing types of the Spitfire and the differences between them. With drawings.