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Tony Firmin
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Post by Tony Firmin » Sun Nov 10, 2019 11:13 am

If you haven't already watched it there is fine 'homily'/documentary to the Spitfire on Netflix currently, called, would you believe, Spitfire.

I enjoyed it, but then I'm a bit of an aircraft nut.


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Post by Ivor David » Sun Nov 10, 2019 12:21 pm

I watched it last night. It is the best film about the Spitfire I have ever seen. The cinematography is first class. I particularly enjoyed the meeting between the now 100 yr old ferry pilot meeting the owner of one of the 50 Spitfire's still airworthy which she had flown and signed her name on. It is so good I'm going to watch it again tonight. Don't miss it.
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Post by Tim Wood » Sun Nov 10, 2019 11:27 pm

I asked for one for Christmas last year, but I just got Socks!
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Post by Biggles » Mon Nov 11, 2019 6:58 am

Yes, caught it the day it was put up.
See also "Mission of Honor {sic}" on Netflix re Polish spitfire squadron in UK during WW2.

And the now classic video clip:

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