The Gosh of Oshkosh
Scenes from aviation's annual pilgrimage.
- By Caroline Sheen
- AirSpaceMag.com, August 16, 2010
Only four Supermarine Seafires, the naval version of the legendary Spitfire, exist today. This one, owned by Dr. Wes “Doc” Stricker, was retired from the Royal Canadian Navy in 1950. It was restored in recent years by Jim Cooper, and made its first flight under civilian ownership on July 1, 2010.