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Added during 2010

2010-01-12

Click to enlarge image American P-47 and British Spitfire (in the rear) share a pair of German railway cars near Herne, Germany, 1945. The ...

Added during 2009

2009-05-23

Click to enlarge image Here is a photo from the family album of the Gates family, kindly provided by Mr. Ashley Gates. The caption ...

2009-05-13

Click on the image to enlarge The new airbrushed piece by Herman Veltorp of the Netherlands is a tribute to the late Peter Brothers ...

2009-03-13

Click to enlarge image This photograph shows a victory salute by Spitfires of No. 84 Group, 2nd Tactical Air Force over an airfield somewhere ...

2009-03-06

Spitfires sharing an airfield with Douglas A-20 Havocs get a taste of "sunny" Italy, winter 1944-45.

Added during 2008

2008-04-29

Click on the image to enlarge Portrait of a leading Australian Spitfire ace, W/Cdr Clive “Killer” Caldwell, DFC & Bar, DSO, drawn by Pavel ...

2008-04-29

Czech pilot Sqn/Ldr Jirí Manák, during the official return ceremony of No. 312 Squadron in ?eské Bud?jovice, 1945.

2008-04-29

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Click to enlarge images These two photos show one of the more unique Spitfires Mk. IXE which served with the 2nd Tactical Air Force ...

2008-04-26

Click on the image to enlarge Another example of Pavel Rampír’s drawing skills. Depicted here is Spitfire Mk. VIII, AN-U JF880 of No. 417 ...

2008-04-14

Another artwork by Pavel Rampír, Czech aviation artist and an illustrator of the Revi aviation journal. This work depicts the last production Spitfire PR Mk. XIX