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Spitfires

A never before published set of German maps have revealed some interesting facts about the Nazi plans to cross the English Channel and invade...

Three years ago an aircraft enthusiast got media coverage around the world by claiming the existence of a mysterious Spitfire burial ground in Myanmar,...

Catalina

The nature of the Second World War was such that every nation and empire involved in the conflict threw in everything everything to win...

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

Commemorations for 75 years since the Battle of Britain have been impeded by the recent Shoreham air show crash on the south coast...

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...

A squadron of British Spitfire pilots have been honored in Australia for their role in helping to protect the north of Australia during World...

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 Supermarine Spitfire is a British single-seat fighter aircraft that was used by the Royal Air Force and many other Alliedcountries during and after...

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,...

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,...