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SUPERMARINE SPITFIRE
Mk.XVIe - 'TD248'

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Specification - Spitfire TD248
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.XVIe - 'TD248'
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Spitfire Mk.XVIe TD248 (Duxford 2011)
©Nigel Key Supermarine Spitfire Mk.XVIe - (Duxford 2011)

Photographs © Nigel Key, Click thumbnail to enlarge.
Spitfire Mk.XVIe TD248 (Duxford 2011) Spitfire Mk.XVIe TD248 (Duxford 2010) Spitfire Mk.XVIe TD248 (Duxford 2007)
Duxford 2011
Duxford 2010
Duxford 2007
Spitfire Mk.XVIe TD248 (Duxford 2007) Spitfire Mk.XVIe TD248 (Duxford 2007) Spitfire Mk.XVIe TD248 (Duxford 2007)
Duxford 2007
Duxford 2007
Duxford 2007

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 'TD248' Spitfire Mk.XVIe, 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

Canopy - TD248 (Duxford 2010) Tail - TD248 (Duxford 2010) Serial No - TD248 (Duxford 2010) Undercarriage - TD248 (Duxford 2010)
Canopy
Tail
Serial No
Undercarriage
Cannon - TD248 (Duxford 2007) Spinner - TD248 (Duxford 2007) Side Marking - TD248 (Duxford 2007) Exhaust - TD248 (Duxford 2007)
Cannon
Spinner
Side Marking
Exhaust

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)