Collection: Supermarine Spitfire

The Supermarine Spitfire is a legendary British fighter aircraft celebrated for its pivotal role during World War II. Designed by R.J. Mitchell, this iconic aircraft is renowned for its distinctive elliptical wings and exceptional agility in combat. Powered by various engines, including the Rolls-Royce Merlin, the Spitfire displayed remarkable speed and firepower, making it a formidable opponent in aerial battles against the Axis forces. Its contribution to the Battle of Britain, where it played a crucial role in defending British airspace, earned it a special place in history. The Spitfire's elegant design and combat prowess have made it a symbol of British resilience and innovation, and it remains an enduring icon of aviation history.