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Added during 2012

2012-02-24

Among a handful of people which came to be intimately coupled with the development of the Spitfire is Jeffrey Quill, a RAF officer who ...

Added during 2011

2011-03-07

Last weekend marked the 75th Anniversary of the Spitfire. On 5 March 1936, the yet unnamed prototype of Mitchell’s elegant new fighter took off ...

2011-02-20

Spitfire prototype during the service trials at the Aeroplane and Armament Experimental Establishment in Martlesham Heath. This is also where this excellent photo was taken, probably in the last days of May 1936.

Added during 2010

2010-04-24

Although possibly not the prettiest Spitfire; the prototype in its first flight guise is none the less a fairly irresistible subject because of its ...

2010-04-24

Here is my finished 1/72 model of the sole Spitfire prototype, built from Czech Master Resin (CMR) resin kit. This build of the Prototype ...

2010-04-24

  Here are my two models of the Spitfire Prototype K5054 in different finishes, both in 1/72 scale and produced from Czech Master Resin ...

2010-04-19

Supermarine Prototype K5054 Eastleigh, March 1936 As is widely known, the entire Spitfire family originated from one prototype aircraft. By the time it was ...

2010-04-19

Supermarine Type 224 The sole prototype K2890 Eastleigh, 1934 On February 19, 1934 at Eastleigh the Supermarine Type 224 flew. Built to Air Ministry ...

2010-04-16

Supermarine Spitfire prototype K5054 Eastleigh, 5th March 1936 Click to enlarge image Of course, this site wouldn’t do without the colour profile of the ...

2010-04-12

“If anybody ever tells you anything about an aeroplane which is so bloody complicated you can’t understand it, take it from me: it’s all ...