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What Does ''Mk'' Mean?  
User currently offlineAR1300 From Argentina, joined Feb 2005, 1740 posts, RR: 3
Posted (9 years 2 months 4 weeks 1 day 6 hours ago) and read 8571 times:

All the british military ac have this added to their name, ie: Supermarine Spitfire Mk Vb.
So, what's this all about???


Mike


They don't call us Continental for nothing.
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User currently offlineSaintsman From United Kingdom, joined Mar 2002, 2065 posts, RR: 2
Reply 1, posted (9 years 2 months 4 weeks 1 day 4 hours ago) and read 8536 times:

MK = Mark, which is the version number of the aircraft.

User currently offlineAR1300 From Argentina, joined Feb 2005, 1740 posts, RR: 3
Reply 2, posted (9 years 2 months 4 weeks 1 day 4 hours ago) and read 8535 times:

ohhhh.I see. thx a lot.

mike



They don't call us Continental for nothing.
User currently offlineFBU 4EVER! From Norway, joined Jan 2001, 998 posts, RR: 7
Reply 3, posted (9 years 2 months 4 weeks 1 day 2 hours ago) and read 8465 times:

The U.S. uses a different system by adding a letter to the designation instead: P-51B = RAF Mustang Mk.III,P-51D = RAF Mustang Mk. IV,P-51K = RAF Mustang MK. IVa.


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