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- May 6, 2007
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Here are some photos that I found on the net.
Thank you for the reply, so basically none of the Miles single seat fighters were going to be great altitude performers.
sealordlawrence said:Mole, whilst I meant to type Martin-Baker (yes, I failed), that looks disturbingly like a big wing late model griffon Spitfire!
Mole said:Not unlike a Spitfire, but meant as a purpose-built, specialized fighter to outperform the extended-wing high-altitude model of the Spitfire (still Merlin-engined at that point in the war) on the same Merlin 60 variant engine.
Sabre VIII: Intended for the Hawker Fury. Nearly 4,000hp on test.
sealordlawrence said:Whoever edited the wikipedia article on the Sabre has late model prototypes making 5,500hp with boost though unhelpfully that claim is not referenced.