The Spitfire was a low-wing monoplane that was first flown in 1936 and was first put into service with the Royal Air Force in 1938. It was modified continuously throughout the war to serve in a variety of roles: fighter (with notable success at high altitudes), fighter-bomber, and photo reconnaissance plane.
Dame Margaret Rutherford as Miss Marple. Oh--it's all cliche after cliche and she mugs terribly --yet, there is a lighthearted skepticism here about human character that keeps each pot in the series warm, but not boiling.
This new road bike by the UK's Spoon Customs must surely be one of the year's most eye-catching bikes, with over 30 hours of handprinted artwork by Sam Dunn illustration, Ciamillo brakes, Campagnolo Srl Record and wheels by August Wheelworks. Explode your eyeballs at Cycle EXIF today:
..._Of the jets in production that promise to take military fighters deep into the 21st century and beyond, the U.S. F-35, the Chinese J-20, and the Russian Sukhoi T-50 PAK FA are at the top of the heap.
When the Mosquito entered production in 1941, it was one of the fastest operational aircraft in the world.Entering widespread service in 1942, the Mosquito first operated as a high-speed, high-altitude photo-reconnaissance aircraft, and continued to operate in this role throughout the war.