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Supermarine Spitfire T.IX "ML407"

Two seat dual controlled Spitfire T.IX

Year of Manufacture: 1944

Rolls Royce Merlin 25, 1800hp

The Grace Spitfire ML407 was originally built at Castle Bromwich in early 1944 as a Mark IX single seat fighter and served in the front line of battle throughout the last twelve months of World War II with six different allied Squadrons of the RAF’s 2nd Tactical Air Force. ML407 flew a total of 176 operational combat sorties amassing an impressive total 319 combat hours. ML407 was delivered to 485 New Zealand Squadron on the 29th April 1944 by Jackie Moggridge, one of the top lady pilots of the Air Transport Auxiliary (ATA), where it became the ‘mount’ of Flying Officer Johnnie Houlton DFC who was accredited, whilst flying ML407, with the first enemy aircraft shot down over the Normandy beachhead on 6th June D-Day.

Flight information

Take control of the aircraft under the guidance of our skilled pilot

Experience aerobatics and combat manoeuvres

A 35 minutes experience (25 minute actual flight)

A family business with over 30 years of experience and operation

A HD, professionally produced DVD available on request

We welcome and encourage family & friends to participate in your day

A flight certificate & complimentary gift pack presented after your flight

Flight cost £ 2,790.00

Gift certificate available on request

For more details on booking a flight in this magnificent aircraft please email: flights@ML407.co.uk or call: 01604-642058

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The Spitfire Blister - Sywell Aerodrome - Wellingborough Road - Sywell - Northants - NN6 0BN

Phone: +44 (0)1604 642 058

Email: info@ML407.co.uk

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