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Spitfire, 50 years on
Michael J. F. Bowyer
|Statement||Michael J.F. Bowyer ; foreword by R.W. "Bobby" Oxspring.|
|LC Classifications||UG1242.F5 B687 1986|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||144 p. :|
|Number of Pages||144|
|LC Control Number||86183297|
The original low pass when a WW2 aircraft buzzed the camera crew shooting the open of a documentary on the 60th Anniversary of the Spitfire we produced for American television. Spitfire Mark I/II Aces , Dr Alfred ly different to many books in the Aircraft of the Aces series, Price splits his material, concentrating on the wider picture in the first part of the book before looking at eleven of the top Spitfire aces in the last two chapters of the book . The World War II-era fighter plane, an icon of the Battle of Britain air defense against the Nazi Blitzkrieg, has been in residence at the museum since , after a major restoration project.
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Pilots have been making comparisons between the two airplanes for more than 50 years. Wing Commander Robert Stanford-Tuck said the Spitfire was like ‘a fine Thoroughbred racehorse, while the dear old Hurricane was rather like a heavy workhorse.’Author: Historynet Staff.
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The British Supermarine Spitfire was facing several challenges by mid The debut of the formidable Focke-Wulf Fw in late had caused problems for RAF fighter squadrons flying the latest Spitfire Mk Vb.
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