Saturday, June 26, 2010

Spitfire.

The Spitfire's elliptical wing had a thin cross-section, allowing a higher top speed than the Hawker Hurricane and several contemporary fighters. Speed was seen as essential to carry out the mission of home defence against enemy bombers.


From The Battle of Britain (1969).

"Give me a squadron of Spitfires."



Stuka Vs Spitfire:

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