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Spitfire aerobatics from an unusual perspective!

Old 22nd Jan 2021, 11:08
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Spitfire aerobatics from an unusual perspective!

This does things to your head...

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Old 22nd Jan 2021, 11:38
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Great gun camera footage!
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Old 22nd Jan 2021, 13:25
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Is it real? The paintwork looks just a little too perfect.
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Old 22nd Jan 2021, 13:52
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Newly restored by Avspecs and first flight just a month ago - John Lamont giving her a wring out... This one was on the gate at Leuchars for many years, then Bentley Priory before being acquired by Historic Flying in 1988. Moved around several owners as a project since then, now owned by Tony Banta who tasked Avspecs with completion - I imagine she'll be on her way to California soon.
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I believe John Gillespie Magee, Jr. was along for that beautiful flight. Thank you for posting, treadigraph!

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Old 22nd Jan 2021, 17:36
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Great video. If the pilot’s name is John Lamont, the aircraft lettering couldn’t be more appropriate.
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You weren't kidding when you said gun camera.
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Old 23rd Jan 2021, 09:00
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Originally Posted by ShyTorque
Great video. If the pilotís name is John Lamont, the aircraft lettering couldnít be more appropriate.
John used to be one of the guest display pilots at Flying Legends 20+ years ago, probably under the auspices of Ray and Mark Hanna who would go home to New Zealand for the Wanaka displays. Great days...
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Is this the one owned by the American who has it painted underneath his Gulfstream ?
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