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Spitfires

St George’s Royal Air Force Chapel of Remembrance at Biggin Hill stands on what was Royal Air Force Station Biggin Hill.  The most famous...

Spitfires, of course, were of prime importance in WWII and especially the Battle of Britain… but really I’m not much of a military historian,...

More than 70 years after the Battle of Britain raged overhead, these incredible never-before-seen pictures have been released following the death of one of...
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This year the Civil Aviation Authority has brought with itself the Christmas present for those who foster the dream of flying in a Second...

Hang around aircraft restorers and you’ll inevitably hear tales of priceless historical relics hidden in barns, buried in shrink wrap, or otherwise stuck in...

Australia and New Zealand have a unique warbird scene which is dominated by World War Two era aircraft. One of the most classic fighters...

More than 74 years after the Battle of Britain, aviation buffs will be able to take to the skies in the very same planes...

It is almost 75 years since they enjoyed their finest hour in the Battle of Britain. And now, an Oxfordshire flying club has marked the...

A quest to unearth dozens of British Spitfire aircraft thought to be buried in Burma looks likely to come to an unsuccessful end in...

A fighter pilot who tested Birmingham-built Spitfires has died at the age of 93. Battle of Britain veteran Wing Commander Peter Ayerst put the famous...