This Spitfire was built in July 1945, too late to see combat in the Second World War. It flew with a Flying Refresher School in Yorkshire which retrained Royal Air Force pilots. You can find out more about the Spitfire here.
|Top speed:||405 mph (652 km/h)|
|Range:||980 miles (1,577 km)|
|Weapons:||2 x 20mm Hispano-Suiza cannons
2 x 0.50 inch (12.7mm) Browning machine guns
Up to 1,000lb (454 kg) of bombs