Spitfire Flights: Reminders of Victory and Sources of New Experiences

The history of the United Kingdom is riddled with vicious battles against foreign aggressors, mostly during the past World Wars. The Second World War earned the nation one of the most significant triumphs in history: the victory over Germany during the Battle of Britain. For the most part, Britain owes this achievement to what was … Continue reading Spitfire Flights: Reminders of Victory and Sources of New Experiences

Adrenaline-Pumping Spitfire Flights Offer a Different Kind of “High”

75 years ago, Britain was in great peril after being peppered by German bombs. It was only a matter of time, however, before the Crown decided the country had enough. In one valiant stand against the Luftwaffe, the Royal Air Force exacted air superiority over the Nazis in what is now known as the Battle … Continue reading Adrenaline-Pumping Spitfire Flights Offer a Different Kind of “High”

Passenger Spitfire Flights Help People in the Fight against Aerophobia

Dry mouth? Sweaty palms? Trembling knees? Increased heart rate? Some can relate to these indicators of discomfort when air-bound. According to Psychcentral.com, about 20-30% of people experience anxiety when flying. If you feel these symptoms to the degree of a panic attack, you may be one of the 2-10% with aerophobia (also known as aviophobia). … Continue reading Passenger Spitfire Flights Help People in the Fight against Aerophobia

Exhilarating Spitfire Flights Can Help People Appreciate Its History

The Supermarine Spitfire (also simply called the Spitfire) is one of the most iconic aircraft in aviation history. Known for its popular and storied use during the Second World War, several veteran pilots received recognition for their daring on these high-performance interceptor aircraft. An article on the Mail Online dated December 11, 2014 features one … Continue reading Exhilarating Spitfire Flights Can Help People Appreciate Its History

Spitfire Flights: Pilot Courses Give You the Chance to Fly a Spitfire

You’ll hardly meet a veteran pilot who’ll say no to the chance of flying a genuine World War II Spitfire, but woe of all woes, only the wealthy or lucky few have realised that dream. That is, until now. Thanks to the world being more open-minded (not to mention more open to taking calculated risks), … Continue reading Spitfire Flights: Pilot Courses Give You the Chance to Fly a Spitfire