Aeroplane Monthly 1987-09
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T.Neil - Forty Years On
Nick Grace and the author taxy out to take off from White Waltham. Leslie & Godwin, the aviation insurance company, has sponsored the Spitfire for the 1987 airshow season.
Nick Grace and the author wing their way over the Berkshire countryside under a weak winter sun. Inset, the author proves that six foot three into four feet six will not go - not at first, anyway.
Are you all right? Nick Grace, owner and restorer of Spitfire Tr 9 ML407/G-LFIX, reassures the author, wedged into the rear seat of the Spitfire.