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Valiant Wings – Supermarine Spitfire Part 1


RJ Mitchell’s iconic Spitfire is the subject of Valiant Wings’ latest Airframe and Miniature publication (No.12), which covers all Merlin-powered versions (including the Seafire).

Delivery is due on August 13, and highlights in this bumper 240-page edition include:

  • Close-ups of preserved and airworthy Spitfires
  • Colours and markings
  • Technical information
  • Variant diagrams
  • Colour profiles by Richard J. Caruana
  • 3D isometrics by Wojciech Sankowski
  • Kit builds by Libor Jekl, Steve A. Evans and Dani Zamarbide

Airframe & Miniature No.12: The Supermarine Spitfire – Part 1 (Merlin-powered) including the Seafire, by Richard A. Franks (ISBN: 978-0-9957773-5-4) will retail at just £19.95 per copy.

Here’s a sneak peak at the contents, highlighting the mix of close-ups, variant differences, builds and history:

Orders can be made via the Valiant Wings website,, by ‘phone on 01234 273434 (+44 1234 273434 if calling from outside the UK) or by writing to:

Valiant Wings Publishing
8 West Grove
MK40 4BT


  1. Order your copy before August 15th and get it at a special-pre-order price of £18.95
  2. Save £2.00 on postage
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