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SUPERMARINE SPITFIRE
MK.IXe - 'MK356'

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Specification - Spitfire MK356
Engine : Rolls Royce Merlin
Power : hp
Max. Speed : mph
Length : ft in.
Wing Span : ft in.
Height : ft in.
Armament : x 0 Machine guns
Max. Weight : lb
Range : miles
Number Built :
Entered Service : .



SUPERMARINE SPITFIRE
MK.IXe - 'MK356'
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Spitfire Mk.IXe MK356 (Waddington 2009)
©Dave Key Supermarine Spitfire Mk.IXe - (Waddington 2009)

Photographs © Dave Key, Click thumbnail to enlarge.
Spitfire Mk.IXe MK356 (Waddington 2009) Spitfire Mk.IXe MK356 (Waddington 2005) Spitfire Mk.IXe MK356 (2000)
Waddington 2009
Waddington 2005
2000

Spitfire Wings and Armament
The Spitfire had a series of modified wings which were able to house various combinations of armament Each wing variation was given a designation of either 'a' wing, 'b' wing, 'c' wing, 'd' wing, or 'e' wing.

The wing designation was combined with the mark number of the Spitfire, therefore 'MK356' Spitfire Mk.IXe, is an 'e' wing as specified below: -.

'e' wing
The 'e' wing was developed to carry either: -
i) Four 20mm Hispano Cannon, or ii) Two 20mm Hispano Cannon and two 0.50" Browning Machine Guns.
The Cannon situated outboard rather than inboard on previous wings to make room for the 0.5" ammunition

Reference Photographs

Tail - MK356 (Waddington 2009) Side Marking - MK356 (Waddington 2009) Serial No - MK356 (Waddington 2009) Exhaust - MK356 (Waddington 2009)
Tail
Side Marking
Serial No
Exhaust
Cannon - MK356 (Waddington 2009) Undercarriage - MK356 (Waddington 2009) Tail Wheel - MK356 (Waddington 2009) Spinner - MK356 (Waddington 2009)
Cannon
Undercarriage
Tail Wheel
Spinner

Related Links: -
Airworthy Spitfires (www.militaryairshows.co.uk)

Crashed Spitfires (www.militaryairshows.co.uk)

Battle of Britain Memorial Flight (www.militaryplanes.co.uk)

RAF B.B.M.F. (Oficial Battle of Britain Memorial Site)

2012 Airshow Calendar (www.militaryairshows.co.uk)

UK Airshow Photographs (www.militaryairshows.co.uk)