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Contra Rotating Propellered Spitfire
Contra Rotating Propellered Spitfire
Contra Rotating Propellered Spitfire Gallery: Aircraft Description: PS890 was built as a PRXIX with a Griffon 66 engine in 1944. In 1945 it was transferred to 81 Squadron at Ssletor, from there it went to Singapore.In 1954 it was transferred to the Royal Thai Air Force. In 1962 it was donated by the King of Siam to Ed Maloney of the Air Museum at Claremont U S A. During a rebuild PS890 was fitted with a Griffon from a Avro Shackelton and was fitted with contra rotating propellers. It flew again in 2002. In 2005 it was sold to Christophe Jacquad and based atDijon- Darois France
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