That's why they call it a Spitfire!

That's why they call it a Spitfire! Actually, the guns would "spit fire". The engine only did this during startup.

Magazine centrefold showing different versions of the Spitfire painted in the markings of various squadrons and air forces. Profiles of this type provide invaluable reference for researchers and aircraft modellers. Designed by Reginald Mitchell and powered by a Rolls-Royce Merlin engine, the Spitfire was integral to Britain's front-line air defence during World War II, and together with the Hawker Hurricane fighter played a key role in the Battle of Britain of 1940, the first check on…

Designed by Reginald Mitchell and powered by a Rolls-Royce Merlin engine, the Spitfire was integral to Britain's front-line air defence during World War II, and together with the Hawker Hurricane fighter played a key role in the Battle of Britain of 1940

A beautiful shot of a Supermarine Spitfire starting it's Rolls-Royce Merlin engine.

Supermarine Spitfire Wallpaper

Spitfire of the Royal Air Force Memorial Flight (RAFMF) piloted by Wg Cdr Godders Godfrey performs a hot start during the RAFMF Public Display AuthorityPicture: SAC Graham Taylor

Due to the non combat nature of their work, Air Transport Auxilliary used women pilots to deliver aeroplanes to the various units .Here a br...

Due to the non combat nature of their work, Air Transport Auxilliary used women pilots to deliver aeroplanes to the various units. Here a brand new Supermarine Spitfire on its way.

The last of the few...New book captures the last Spitfires in stunning air to air action. Soaring into the skies above the green and pleasant land they so spectacularly fought to defend 76 years ago, they are the last of the few airworthy Spitfires left.

The last of the few.New book captures the last Spitfires in stunning air to air action. Soaring into the skies above the green and pleasant land they so spectacularly fought to defend 76 years ago, they are the last of the few airworthy Spitfires left.

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Far Right Political Group Britain First Is Promoting Its Views With A Picture Of A Polish Spitfire

Fly in a Spitfire. Unfortunately there is only one 2 seater Spitfire left still in operation. Those Brits sure knew how to make a warbird.

BBMF Spitfire: The sheer beauty of the classic fighter.

Spitfire during WWII Battle of Britain. Fab shot of the classic Spitfire!

Supermarine Spitfire Blueprints Hd Images 3 HD Wallpapers | amagico.com

Supermarine Spitfire Blueprints Hd Images 3 HD Wallpapers | amagico.com

Why do we love the Spitfire?

Why do we love the Spitfire?

Commander: Mr Dibbs, who has snapped Concorde, the Red Arrows and F16 planes before, praised the skill of the Spitfire pilots to fly in formation

Stunning, pin-sharp images of the final 55 airworthy Spitfires

The fighter plane was being piloted by Flight Officer Peter Cazenove over Dunkirk when it was hit by a single bullet from a German Dornier bomber

Royal Air Force official photographer -- Three Supermarine Spitfire Mk.I aircraft of 19 Squadron. -- High quality art prints, canvases -- Imperial War Museum Prints

I aircraft of 19 Squadron. by Royal Air Force official photographer. Museum quality art prints with a selection of frame and size options, canvases, and postcards.

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