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Articles Tagged with "Museums"

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


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

Added during 2011


I couldn't resist relaying this wonderful photograph recently found on Flickr. The stylish setting of this Spitfire is Brussels Military Museum.

Added during 2010


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


Stained glass windows with designs related to the war could be found here and there in post-war Europe – mostly in churches, which traditionally ...

Added during 2009


Built in 1945, TE462 is a good example of a late-production series Spitfire Mk. XVI. This video offers a detailed walkaround of this aircraft ...

Added during 2007


The Comox Air Force Museum in Canada is home of the Y2K Spitfire Restoration Project. In 1999, the museum acquired the dissembled Spitfire Mk.IX ...


Fourteenth production Mk. II to leave the Castle Bromwich Aircraft Factory, P7350 is today the oldest airworthy Spitfire in the world and the only ...


Close-up and details of the Spitfire LF Mk. XVI LF at the Museum of Flight East Fortune, Scotland, UK


This video shows details of the Supermarine Spitfire MkVc Trop on display at the Yugoslav Air Force Museum In Belgrade.