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| aircraftrole    = Photo Reconnaisance / Fighter
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| aircraftdesigner = RJ Mitchell
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| aircraftmanufacturer = Vickers-Armstrong
 
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==General characteristics==
 
==General characteristics==
  
*Crew:
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*Crew: Pilot
*Length:  
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*Length: 9.12 m
*Wingspan:  
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*Wingspan: 11.23 m
*Height:  
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*Height: 3.86 m
*Empty weight:  
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*Empty weight: 2,297 Kg
*Max takeoff weight:  
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*Max takeoff weight: 3,039 Kg
*Powerplant:  
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*Powerplant: 1 x Rolls Royce merlin 45 supercharged V12 engine
*Maximum speed:  
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*Maximum speed: 595 km/h
*Range:  
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*Range: 756 km
*Service ceiling:  
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*Service ceiling: 11,125 m
 
*Armament
 
*Armament
*Guns:  
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*Guns: Five variations available depending on wing type. From 8 x .303 machine guns to 4 cannons or a mixture of the two.
*Bombs:
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==Crew members==
 
==Crew members==
  
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===681 Squadron RAF===
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*[[Alan Wesley Hain]] 15 May 1943 - 28 Sep 1943 KIA
  
 
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Revision as of 14:29, 31 January 2020

Supermarine Spitfire
Supermarine Spitfire.jpg
Supermarine Spitfire Mk XIIs of 41 Squadron
Supermarine Spitfire Mk XIIs of 41 Squadron.jpg
History
Type Supermarine Spitfire
Role Photo Reconnaisance / Fighter
Designer RJ Mitchell
Manufacturer Vickers-Armstrong
Number built 20,351 in
Primary users RAF


Remarks

General characteristics

  • Crew: Pilot
  • Length: 9.12 m
  • Wingspan: 11.23 m
  • Height: 3.86 m
  • Empty weight: 2,297 Kg
  • Max takeoff weight: 3,039 Kg
  • Powerplant: 1 x Rolls Royce merlin 45 supercharged V12 engine
  • Maximum speed: 595 km/h
  • Range: 756 km
  • Service ceiling: 11,125 m
  • Armament
  • Guns: Five variations available depending on wing type. From 8 x .303 machine guns to 4 cannons or a mixture of the two.


Crew members

681 Squadron RAF