Friday, 21 September 2012

Supermarine Scimitar


today we blow some more dust off the archives and take a look at the Supermarine Scimitar, an often overlooked Naval aircraft built consequently in small numbers, but if you read the Air Pictorial series of the 1950's can be traced through a direct line of development from the Spitfire through laminar flow wings on the Spiteful, to the Attacker and Swift.

XD230  803 squadron

XD 219 736  squadron

XD267 800squadron

XD277 800 squadron

Thats all for now, till next time.

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