Aviation Photo #0561941 Supermarine S-6B - UK - Air Force

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This actual aircraft took victory in the last ever Schneider Trophy floatplane race in 1931, the third consecutive win for the British, awarding the trophy permanently to Great Britain. This is, without a doubt, my most favourite aircraft ever. I wish I had been alive in 1931 to see her race at over 340mph across the beaches of Portsmouth and the Isle of Wight...
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Photo Added: April 24, 2004

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