An insight into owning, restoring, servicing and flying Britain´s legendary World War 2 fighter
The legendary Supermarine Spitfire receives the famous Haynes manual treatment with the full co-operation and authorisation of the Royal Air Force. Here is a unique perspective on what it takes to own, restore and operate a Spitfire, as well as a wonderful insight into the engineering and construction of this remarkable aeroplane. Presented mainly in colour, this highly detailed and attractively designed book is based around the restoration of the Spitfire Mk XVI at RAF Coningsby.
Hardback, 270 x 210mm, 160 pages, 150 colour & 30 b&w illustrations.