The British Team Prepare To Fly Out To Burma To Excavate Spitfires

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David Cundall , a farmer and aviation enthusiast from Lincolnshire,... News PhotoAerospace Industry,Air Vehicle,Beginnings,British Culture,Buried,England,Farmer,Horizontal,Human Interest,Leaving,Lincolnshire,London - England,Myanmar,Recreational Pursuit,Searching,Spitfire,UKPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesLONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 04: David Cundall (2nd R), a farmer and aviation enthusiast from Lincolnshire, is interviewed prior to his departure to Burma to begin a search for numerous buried British spitfire aircraft on January 4, 2013 in London, England. Mr Cundall has spent the past 17 years conducting an investigation into the whereabouts of as many as 60 unused, unassembled Spitfires that are believed to have been buried in the Burmese jungle following World War II. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)