On 14 October, 1947 at am, Capt. Yeager flew the Bell at a speed of (Mach breaking the sound barrier for the first time in human history. Yeager christened the first Glamorous Glennis as was his in WWII.
New book captures the last Spitfires in stunning air to air action. Soaring into the skies above the green and pleasant land they so spectacularly fought to defend 76 years ago, they are the last of the few airworthy Spitfires left.