DTI Editor Christine Mackenzie . . . . . .reports on our Defense Technology blog, Ares, about the discovery, retrieval efforts and ultimate destination of a “treasure trove of pristine Spitfires” that were uncovered in Myanamar, (the former Burma). The aircraft had been purposely entombed at an RAF base there post-WW II, and an English farmer is nearing the end of his 12-year, $210,000-and-counting quest to retrieve and return them to the U.K. Corvan says: Awesome!! My town ...
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