Painstaking Restoration Of Rare Two-Seater Completed
With its Rolls Royce Merlin engine and beautiful elliptical
wings, the Supermarine Spitfire is both a design icon and a piece
of British history. Last week, the number of airworthy Spitfires
grew... as a rare two-seat variant took to the skies for its first
time following a lengthy restoration.
The National WASP WWII Museum seeks to educate and inspire every
generation with the history of the WASP: Women Airforce Service
Pilots of WWII, the first women in history to fly American's
military aircraft, and who forever changed the role of women in
"As much as I enjoy traveling by bus, I will travel
many more miles by air during this campaign."
Source: Senator John McCain, Republican
candidate for president, in response to a survey conducted by the
Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association. AOPA sent questionnaires to
McCain and the Democrat candidate, Senator Barack Obama, and posted
their responses on the AOPA web site.