Monday, November 30, 2015
Posts tagged with "Spitfires"
The Legacy of Catalina and Lake Boga Base of ‘Black Cats’ During WW2
Oct 7, 2015
The nature of the Second World War was such that every nation and empire involved in the conflict threw in everything everything to win...
German Maps Reveal Interesting Facts About Operation ‘Sealion’
Oct 3, 2015
A never before published set of German maps have revealed some interesting facts about the Nazi plans to cross the English Channel and invade...
Air show insurance premiums soar after Shoreham air crash
Sep 12, 2015
Commemorations for 75 years since the Battle of Britain have been impeded by the recent Shoreham air show crash on the south coast...
New biography tells real life Great Escape character
Sep 7, 2015
The World War Two veteran who was played by Steve McQueen in Hollywood movie, The Great Escape, is the subject of a new biography.William...
54 Squadron honoured at Darwin Military Museum
Sep 3, 2015
A squadron of British Spitfire pilots have been honored in Australia for their role in helping to protect the north of Australia during World...
Ten of the best fighters of WWII??
Jun 25, 2015
Over a period of six years of conflict, from 1939 to 1945, aircraft designs had progressed in leaps and bounds. From the obsolete biplane,...
The beautiful Spitfire – in COLOUR!!!
May 5, 2015
The Supermarine Spitfire is a British single-seat fighter aircraft that was used by the Royal Air Force and many other Alliedcountries during and after...
Classic Easter air show to be held in Marlborough, New Zealand
Mar 22, 2015
Easter weekend will see a new air show take place in Marlborough, New Zealand.The Omaka Classic Fighters Air Show will take place from Friday,...
Please Don’t Close St. George’s RAF Chapel of Remembrance Biggin Hill
Jan 3, 2015
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...
30 stunning pictures of Spitfires, one of the best fighters during WWII
Dec 25, 2014
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,...
Last of the Few: One of the final surviving Battle of Britain pilots dies aged 98 – leaving incredible archive of aerial photographs
Dec 13, 2014
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...
Opportunity to fly a Second World War fighter plane this Christmas
Dec 9, 2014
This year the Civil Aviation Authority has brought with itself the Christmas present for those who foster the dream of flying in a Second...
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