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SPITFIRE/MJ271



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Serial #: MJ271
Construction #:
  CBAF.IX970
Civil Registration:
  None
  Model:
  Spitfire LF Mk. IXc
Name: None
Status: Restoration
Last info: 2006

History:
Delivered to RNAF as H-8 (later 3W-8).
- BOC: November 25, 1946.
- Volkel AB, October 1954-1957.
-- Used as airfield decoy.
War Museum, Delfzijl, January 6, 1959-1976.
- Displayed as TA-26 Opa.
War Museum/Anthony Fokker Technical School, Den Haag, Holland, April 5, 1973-1978.
- Restored for static display.
Aviodome Museum, Amsterdam-Schipol, March 22, 1978-2002.
Aviodome, Lelystad Airfield, Netherlands, 2005-2006.
- Displayed as MH424/H-53.
Historic Flying Ltd, Duxford, UK, 2006
- Intended restoration to airworthy.

Source(s):
Chapman, John & Goodall, Geoff, Edited by Paul Coggan - Warbirds Directory,Warbirds Worldwide Ltd., Mansfield, England, 1989.
Goodall, Geoff - Warbirds Directory-4th Edition, 2003.
  Photo Source(s):
Arjan Vrieze.

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