View a historic Spitfire from the middle seat of a Bell LongRanger helicopter
These skies are where the Battle of Britain was fought and won
Marvel at the skilled choreographed moves of the Spitfire HF Mk.IX
A helicopter flight with the Spitfire in view for 15 minutes
Modern meets historic in this exciting flying experience. Climb into a Bell 206L LongRanger helicopter and fly alongside the stunning Spitfire HF Mk.IX - one of the few operational Spitfires left in the world. This model is the last aircraft to be assembled at Filton Aerodrome, has a maximum 1,170 hp V12 Rolls Royce Merlin 70 engine and can reach a top speed of 405 mph. Taking off from the famous Goodwood Aerodrome, soar high into the very skies where the Battle of Britain was proudly fought and won. Once in sight, the choreographed moves of the Spitfire will have you marvelling from your middle seat of the helicopter at the power, manoeuvrability and grace of the iconic warbird. Experience a truly unforgettable piece of aviation history.