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Added during 2013


Today saw the unveiling of ‘Operation egg box – highly classified’.  A life-size Spitfire made egg boxes was unveiled to the public at IWM ...

Added during 2012


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 ...


  “In the sweat of your face shall you eat bread until you return to the ground, for out of it you were taken; ...

Added during 2011


A couple of weeks ago I was lucky enough to be at Biggin Hill for a photo shoot when two Spitfires MK. IX, TA805 ...


I couldn't resist this charming "newsreel" commercial produced by Shepherd's Neame for their Spitfire Ale. Hope that you will like it, too :)


The 25-metre long Battle of Britain London Monument hides many well-researched Battle of Britain stories.


The Spitfire Mk. 26, 80% metal replica of the famous Spitfire, is being manufactured by a Texas-based company which provides it in kit form, ...


An entirely new Spitfire squadron is to be formed in Enstone, Oxfordshire...

Added during 2010


Farmers Graham and Jane Wadsworth from Raines Hall Farm, Sedgwick near Kendal, Cumbria, will go into history by an amazing personal tribute to commemorate the ...


The biggest Airfix Spitfire model ever, assembled and painted, is rolled out from the hangar at Cosford The Airfix Spitfire made its way to ...