Spitfire Girls were a group of women who ferryed airplanes from the factorys to their operational units.
Their official name was Air Transport Auxillary or A.T.A
Mary Ellis delivered over a thousand aircraft and 67 different types
93 year-old ‘Spitfire Girl’ Mary Ellis flew aircraft during her time with the Air Transport Auxillary in World War II, now she takes to the skies once more and becomes the oldest woman to fly a Spitfire.
One gutsy and unsung hero