Aviation Photo #0561997 Supermarine S-6B - UK - Air Force

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This is the actual aircraft which took victory in the final Schneider Trophy floatplane race in 1931. She won the race at an average speed of 340mph, using the 2300HP power from her Rolls-Royce R engine. This was the third consecutive win for the British, and the Schneider Trophy was permanently awarded to Great Britain. On display in the Science Museum London.
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