Video: The Spitfire was the reason that I joined the IAF

A Spitfire veteran reminisces : Air Marshal S Raghavendran , who retired as VCAS of the Indian Air Force remembers his favourite aircraft - The Supermarine Spitfire. He was motivated to join the IAF to fly this legendary fighter - and shares his memories of those early years.

Image Credits: Air Marshal S Raghavendran, Wg Cdr W H Marshall, Polly Singh
Footage : Films Division (Two mothers - the life of an Engineering Cadet), British Pathe  (Indian Air Force 18th Anniversary)
Interview Video Copyright - Jagan Pillarisetti / Bharat-Rakshak.com(Duration : 7 minutes)