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Vickers-Supermarine Spitfire Mk. 16
Vickers-Supermarine Spitfire Mk. 16
Spitfire Mk. XVI TD248 'D' taxis into Shoreham's Air day during September, 2000.
Aircraft Specifications
Aircraft Type: Single Seat Fighter
Country of Origin: United Kingdom
Engines: 1 x Packard Merlin 266 Inline Piston Engine rated at 1,720hp
Armament: 2 x 20mm cannon plus 4 x .303 in Browning Machine guns.
Dimensions: Wing Span: 32ft 8 in. Length: 31ft 4 in. Wing Area: 244 sq. feet.
Weights: Empty: 6,700lb. Max Takeoff: 10,280lb.
Performance: Max Speed: 405 mph at 22,000ft. Service Ceiling: 43,000ft Max Range: 434 miles.
Operators: RAF
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