Spitfire Mk XVII: How do you restore ...

Spitfire Mk XVII: How do you restore a 60-year-old Spitfire to its...

There are 1 comment on the Mail on Sunday story from Jan 19, 2013, titled Spitfire Mk XVII: How do you restore a 60-year-old Spitfire to its.... In it, Mail on Sunday reports that:

The Spitfire Mk XVI has just returned from a test flight involving loop-the-loops, rolls and hangar-rumbling fly-pasts The Spitfire Mk XVI, serial number TE311, after her restoration and ready to fly with the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight In autumn 1940, as the Battle of Britain raged, Luftwaffe commander-in-chief Hermann Goring gazed across ... (more)

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#1 Jan 20, 2013
There was never a "Spitfire Mk XVII," Mk XVIIs were Seafires.

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