Watch as Silver Spitfire lands back at Goodwood after flying around the planet in four months

Two Goodwood pilots landed back home yesterday (Thursday, December 5) after flying a Silver Spitfire around the world in four months.

Friday, 6th December 2019, 11:27 am
Updated Friday, 6th December 2019, 3:33 pm

The newly-restored spitfire aircraft landed at Goodwood following a ‘life-changing’ 27,000 mile journey around the planet. Read more here

The videos above captured the moment the Spitfire flew above the aerodrome, before landing smoothly on the tarmac in front of delighted crowds.

DM19120954a.jpg. A newly-restored spitfire aircraft lands at Goodwood following a 27,000 mile journey around the world. Photo by Derek Martin Photography. SUS-190512-170945008
DM19120954a.jpg. A newly-restored spitfire aircraft lands at Goodwood following a 27,000 mile journey around the world. Photo by Derek Martin Photography. SUS-190512-170945008
Goodwood pilots Matt Jones and Steve Brooks have landed back home after flying a Silver Spitfire around the world in four months. Photo by Christopher Busch for IWC Schaffhausen SUS-190512-175447001