Vickers Armstrong Spitfire FR XIV,G-SPIT.Operator:The Fighter Collection.Manufacture:1944.Rolls Royce Griffon 65.Scheme:Tribute to Johnnie Johnson,JEJ.Built end of 1944 at Keevil,Spitfire Mk XIV stored by RAF until early 1945.Sent from 33MU,RAF Lyneham,to India where details of service lost.Recovered to Blackbushe,England, by Doug Arnold in early 70s as part of Warbirds of Great Britain.Fighter Collection engineers took over restoration & completed August 1992.
Heinkel He 111H-6 (A1+HT) (WNr 4566) of 9./KG 53 at Gostkino, Leningrad Oblast, late 1942. Kampfgeschwader 53 supported 'Fall Blau' and the German Sixth Army at the Battle of Stalingrad, and took part in the desperate resupply operation after the Russian counteroffensive had encircled the Sixth Army. Attacks were also carried out in northern Russia, against Leningrad. (Colorised by Scott Spencer)