Fitted with directional infrared countermeasures (DIRCM) turrets and flare dispensers under the tail and forward fuselage.
Taken from my room in the Heathrow Renaissance Hotel shortly before sunset.
Cockpit detail of Spitfire MK1X, EN199.
The Spitfire parts were taken to the National War Museum at St. Elmo's Place, Valletta for possible restoration. Eventually the task proved to be beyond ... (more)
How to arrive in style on an island paradise.....unfortunately, it wasn't me !