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A review! Banshee Spitfire v2

It looks like it rides – big, fast and generally bad-ass. An anodised matt black alloy frame with the decals in satin black – if you have to ask, you’ll never know. 1,165 more words


RAFA Shoreham Airshow - 31 August 2014

The Shoreham Airshow raises funds for the RAF Association and 2014’s bumper crowd will have been highly beneficial to the charity. Many will have come to see the Canadian Lancaster which was sadly grounded with engine problems but the show delivered plenty to keep everyone happy. 47 more words


Sigh for a Merlin: Testing the Spitfire by Alex Henshaw

Alex Henshaw, who died only in 2007, was regarded as one of the great pre-war pilots with his record-breaking flight from the UK to Cape Town and back. 113 more words

Museum Photo Post: Battle Of Britain Memorial Flight - RAF Coningsby

Following on from last weeks look at East Kirkby, it is the case of a short drive down the road to RAF Coningsby, which is home to the world famous Battle Of Britain Memorial Flight. 659 more words


Marvel Comics Final Thoughts - Captain America: Red Menace

Thanks to Marvel’s popular and successful foray into films with the Marvel Cinematic Universe, I’ve finally decided to get back into comics. I grew up a big fan of X-Men and other superheroes but haven’t really kept up since the 90s. 669 more words


Fiction Friday - Shot Down in Flames pt.2

Squadron Leader Ginger Carruthers-Smythe was cold and tired now, and his arm was badly injured. He wasn’t the best of swimmers, and with one arm out of action he was really struggling. 802 more words