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Added during 2012

2012-02-03

These small badges with Spitfire designs have been found at the “attic” of Toye Kenning & Spencer, a London-based company which produces insignia, medals, ...

Added during 2011

2011-05-05

This little gem arrived in a recent newsletter from the Australian Spitfire Association. If you thought you were a tough weather golfer…. Established in ...

2011-03-16

David Whyman is one of UK’s leading glass engraving artists. His speciality is country and wildlife scenes, but he has also a vast array ...

Added during 2010

2010-10-03

Commemorating the 70th Anniversary of the Battle of Britain, the Royal Mint issued a limited-edition £5 coin featuring the image of a Spitfire and ...

2010-09-30

Aviation nut Barry Wallond from Cornwall has so far built two 1/1 scale Spitfire replicas - alone.

2010-09-28

Our visitor Phil from New Zealand sent us the photo this aircraft relic. The item is a small access hatch of a Messerschmitt Bf 109. ...

2010-01-24

I recently received this photo of a damaged propeller blade from Joop Thuring living in the Netherlands, accompanied by the following letter: I received ...

Added during 2009

2009-12-02

Click on the image to enlarge As famous air-racer and holder of a London-Cape Town record, Alex Henshaw was a celebrity already before World ...

2009-12-01

Click on the image to enlarge The tiny brooch models of aircraft, made from pre-decimal pennies, were commonly seen as gifts hand-crafted by RAF ...

2009-09-06

Click on the image to enlarge Traces of the Spitfire Funds reach as far away as India. Gautham Venugopalan sent us the image of ...