SU8706 : Battle of Britain: Historic flypast for 75th anniversary

taken 4 years ago, near to Westhampnett, West Sussex, Great Britain

Battle of Britain: Historic flypast for 75th anniversary
Battle of Britain: Historic flypast for 75th anniversary
A flypast involving over 30 Spitfires and Hurricanes took place to commemorate the 75th anniversary of World War Two's Battle of Britain.

The grouping, the biggest in one place since the war, took off from Goodwood Aerodrome in West Sussex, then flew to airfields linked to the battle.

Spitfires, Hurricanes and Blenheim, from across the UK, US and Europe came together at Goodwood Aerodrome.

Pictured is a two-seater Spitfire.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 15 September, 2015   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 20 September, 2015
Geographical Context
Air transport  People, Events  Defence, Military 
Aircraft (from Tags)
Spitfire 
Place (from Tags)
Goodwood 
County (from Tags)
Sussex 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 8795 0675 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:51.2154N 0:45.1153W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 8784 0651
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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75th Anniversary  Battle of Britain  Flypast 

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