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Supermarine Spitfire Mk.IA

Shown here is Spitfire Mk.IA, SD-J, (X4381), of No.501 Sqd based at Colerne, Northern Ireland, in June 1941. With the exception of the duck-egg blue spinner and fuselage band, it is in its original production colours of late August 1940. These included tail fin flash, and small underwing roundels at the tip - which wa speculier to the X42 to X44 series.

Supermarine Spitfire Mk.IA
Administrator, Mar 25, 2006