Previous posts about warbirds

ANZAC Day Spitfire Tribute Series Video 6: Spitfire – British Legend

Grab coffee, and settle in.  An engaging, comprehensive British documentary on the Spitfire. Duration: 1 h 14 min This video ...
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ANZAC Day Spitfire Tribute Series Video 5: 457 SQN

Epic music just makes it so much better.  A quick clip generated by an online gaming group, commemorating 457 SQN ...
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ANZAC Day Spitfire Tribute Series Video 4: 79 SQN Airborne

Just a little one today, more silent footage from 1943-44. Duration: 13 secs This is video 4 in a series of ...
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ANZAC Day Spitfire Tribute Series Video 3: The Spitfire Over Australia

More footage of the Spitfire in action over Australia, and interviews with Spitfire pilots. Duration: 49 mins This is video ...
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ANZAC Day Spitfire Tribute Series Video 2: 452 Squadron Footage

Up close with the personnel of 452 SQN. Duration: 8 min This is video 2 in a series of Spitfire commemorative ...
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ANZAC Day Spitfire Tribute Series Video 1: No 1 Fighter Wing – RAAF Darwin, 1943

Silent film footage of Spitfire Operations around RAAF Darwin in 1943. This is video 1 in a series of Spitfire ...
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The Story of the “Bad Angel” – P51 Mustang

An American aircraft, proudly credited with an American “kill”. Details are in this post: The Story of “Bad Angel”: Pima ...
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Spitfire Veteran returns to the sky for RAF Centenary

In case you didn’t catch the news tonight, Second World War Spitfire pilot Allan Scott, 96, took to the skies ...
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Warbirds In Formation

This one is just hypnotic. Thanks Geoff Z for sending this one through. WWII-era aircraft, props and jets together, out ...
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Spitfire Documentary

This year is the 100th Birthday of the RAF and the 97th Birthday of the RAAF, the two oldest airforces ...
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The Battle Of Britain (Military History Documentary) | Timeline

A gripping ninety minute special first broadcast on BBC1 and presented by Hollywood Superstar Ewan McGregor and his brother Colin ...
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Australian Spitfire Association to Duxford Flying Legends 2016

President Geoff Zuber and Life Vice President and Spitfire pilot Lysle Roberts attended Flying Legends this year.  It was a ...
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The Spitfires that nearly broke the sound barrier

http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20160505-the-spitfires-that-nearly-broke-the-sound-barrier On 14 October 1947, US test pilot Chuck Yeager did what many thought was impossible. Strapped into the seat ...
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A wonderful restoration of a Spitfire

“The Seafire XV” – naval version of the Spitfire While Sarah Hill and I were taping the first Central Missouri ...
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