Summer Saturdays – Development of the Spitfire – Part 1: Prototype through Battle of Britain
SATURDAY - AUG 11, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM       < Back to Events

Examine the historical basis, design activities, and key technical decisions leading to the construction of the Spitfire prototype, including the key members of the design team. Learn about the evolution of the Spitfire into a viable fighting machine and compare the definitive Spitfire of the Battle of Britain period with its aircraft peers.

Presented by Jim Mitchell, FHCAM Docent.

 
Ticket Info
Admission to the presentation is $5 in addition to standard museum admission.

Paine Field
by Steve K. Bertrand

Book_PaineField.jpgThis pictorial history includes more than 200 images from the local community, historical societies, regional libraries, and state archives, and traces the rich history of Paine Field from its earliest days to its present status as a bustling airport and commercial aviation center.

Available in our gift shop >