Media Library

Spitfire Site

Media Library

Our ever-growing library of photos and videos of the Spitfire

Added during 2012

2012-07-24

Castle Bromwich Aeroplane Factory, of CBAF in short, was the largest aircraft production plant in the wartime Britain, and had become the main manufacturing ...

2012-07-08

This 8-minute video documents a test flight of a Breitling Spitfire PR Mk. XIX at Dijon-Darois airfield, France in April 2010. Behind the controls ...

2012-07-03

After the Battle of Britain, most of the German Luftwaffe formations were withdrawn leaving only two units to defend the Kanalfront. JG26 “Schlageter” and ...

2012-06-24

The next capital project of the Royal Air Force Museum in Hendon is the Battle of Britain Beacon – a new striking building and ...

2012-06-24

PlanesTV offers these highlights from the somewhat rainy 2012 RAF Cosford Air Show. This is the trailer for the official DVD and Blu-ray coverage ...

2012-03-27

This is “just” a promotional video for the Fighter Collection at Duxford, Cambridgeshire and the upcoming Flying Legends 2012 air show due this summer… ...

2012-02-22

A few weeks ago I was pleasantly surprised to receive an email containing a unique photos of various Spitfires. You can image my surprise when I found out that these were sent personally by one of the surviving Battle of Britain pilots...

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.

2012-01-19

A pilot relieves another at the controls of Supermarine Spitfire Mk. I serial no., X4381 SD-J, of No. 501 Squadron RAF, at Colerne, Wiltshire. ...

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.