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Vickers-Supermarine Spitfire Mk. 9
Vickers-Supermarine Spitfire Mk. 9
Two Seat Spitfire Mk.9 PT462 (G-CTIX) taxiing to the flight line after its display at Shoreham's Air day in September, 2000.
Aircraft Specifications
Aircraft Type: Single seat Fighter Trainer Version.
Country of Origin: United Kingdom
Engines: 1 x Rolls-Royce Merlin 63 inline Piston Engine rated at 1,710hp
Armament: 2 x 20mm cannon and 4 x .303 in Browning Machine guns.
Dimensions: Wing Span: 36ft 10 in. Length: 30ft 6 in.
Weights: Empty: 16738kg (36,900lb). Max Takeoff: 31751kg (70,000lb)
Performance: Max Speed: 408 mph at 25,000ft Service Ceiling: 4,000ft Max Range: 980 miles
Operators: RAF, R.Netherlands AF, Irish Air Corps
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