Sale price reduced for ex-Singapore Air Force Hawker Hunter fighter jet
A Hawker Hunter trainer jet once used by the Republic of Singapore Air Force is on offer in flying condition by its present owner for just US$199,000. Read more.
Brad Pitt buys a Spitfire
American actor Brad Pitt has bought a World War II Spitfire fighter aircraft for 2 million pounds Sterling and reportedly intends to learn to fly it himself. Read more.
It is a dream which began decades ago when I first laid hands on books about the summer of 1940 when young men flew Spitfire fighter aircraft against the rampaging Germans. It remained a longing that went on the backburner as I worked with a pen instead of a joystick. Yet, always, I wondered: "What will it be like to fly a World War II Spitfire?"
Visit Destinations, to read about Paul Jansen's adventure at the Boultbee Flight Academy, a school which trains pilots to fly the Spitfire.