Spitfire

Replica Spitfire Crash

Incredible video shows replica Spitfire landing perfectly gear-up

On July 19, a pilot carried out a perfect emergency landing of his replica Spitfire without landing gear. The aircraft was flying above Sibson Airfield when the pilot radioed airfield bosses to say he could not release his landing gear on Saturday morning. While emergency services arrived at the scene, the pilot circles Sibson Airfield for …

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Interesting color footage of Spitfire IX MJ730

Original WWII color footage of World War II aircraft including Spitfire IX MJ730 shot by Memphis Belle director William Wyler in 1944. Other footage include the B-17 and P-51. The Spitire was build at Castle Bromwich Factory, Brimingham, UK, 1943 and saw its first flight on 10 December 1943. On May 9, 1944 the aircraft …

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