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A Sport Warbird For Everyone

Historians consider the British Supermarine Spitfire to be one of World War II's finest fighters. This sport-scale ARF version does the legend proud — with a high-quality design that has the versatility to please every low-wing pilot.

Expertly covered with Top Flite MonoKote
  • Ready for its first flight in just 4-6 hours.

  • High quality, built-up balsa/ply construction.

  • Includes mounting components for either glow or electric power.

  • AMA Event 750, Combat Class 2610 legal (when used with recommended glow set-up).

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Spitfire parts layout
Great Planes includes a fiberglass cowl and lightweight, balsa/ply main structures featuring an attractive Allied trim scheme.

Corsair micro servos
You can assemble this model for belly landings or with the fixed wire landing gear provided — and mount your aileron servos and linkages on the top or bottom of the wing.
Spitfire trim
The Spitfire comes already covered with five colors, that represent a typical trim scheme of the World War II Allied fighter. Decals shown are included and die-cut for easy application.


Combat legal
Electric setup
For an outstanding brushless electric power system, outfit the Spitfire with a 1450kV outrunner brushless motor, 45A ESC, and 3200mAh LiPo battery.
Electric setup
Laser-cut parts for installing a complete brushless electric power system are supplied. Accessing electronics for maintenance is as simple as removing the wing.
Spitfire glow setup
With a glow power, enjoy thrilling sport action or cut your combat competition's ribbon to shreds!
Spitfire glow setup
If you prefer to fly using glow power — as required for AMA-sanctioned combat contests — Great Planes provides the mounting materials needed to install a 2-stroke .25 cu in engine.


The Spitfire in action
The Spitfire in action
The Spitfire in action
The Spitfire in action


Stock Number: GPMA1478
Wingspan Area: 272 in² (17.5 dm²)
Weight: 40-48 oz (1.13-1.36 kg)
Wing Loading: 21-25 oz/ft² (65-78 g/dm²)
Length: 35.5 in (895 mm)
Glow Engine Required: 2-stroke .25 cu in
Electric Motor Requirements: 1450kV outrunner brushless motor; 45A brushless ESC; 11.1V 3200 mAh LiPo battery
Radio Required: 4-channel radio w/4-5 micro servos
PDFProduct Manual - Parts Listing - Accessories Needed