Update: Spitfire flypast celebrates 80 years

As the rumble from World War Two's most famous plane passes over Portsmouth crowds are reminded of its 80th birthday.

By The Newsroom
Saturday, 5th March 2016, 10:35 am
Updated Saturday, 5th March 2016, 1:24 pm
The Spitfire celebrates its 80th birthday.
The Spitfire celebrates its 80th birthday.

A spitfire set off from Southampton Airport earlier this morning and flew past at about 12:20pm.

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The aircraft was visible from Southsea seafront despite the cloud.

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