Supermarine Spitfire Mk.IX No 144 Wing JE-J Johnnie Johnson
File Description: This folder contains a repaint for the Spitfire Mk.IX by FlyingIron, in the colors of Spitfire IX MK392 JE-J of Wing Commander J.E. 'Johnnie' Johnson, No 144 Wing, based in Ford and B3 St Croix sur Mer, June-July 1944. He was the highest scoring Spitfire pilot of WW2, with 34 individual victories over enemy aircraft, as well as seven shared victories, three shared probable, 10 damaged, three shared damaged and one destroyed on the ground. Johnson flew 700 operational sorties and engaged enemy aircraft on 57 occasions. Included in his list of individual victories were 14 Messerschmitt Bf 109s and 20 Focke-Wulf Fw 190s destroyed making him the most successful RAF ace against the Fw 190. This score made him the highest scoring Western Allied fighter ace against the German Luftwaffe. Repaint by Jan Kees Blom.