More Spitfire Mk Vs were built than any other type Different wings, featuring a variety of weapons, were fitted to most marks; The early version used the A wing used eight .303 in B wing had four .303 in and two 20 mm Hispano cannon, The Early Mk V still sported the Dark Earth/Green Cammo scheme and other than the Cannon there was little to tell it apart from the IIa. The notable other improvement was a more powerful engine, the Merlin 45,
The first Mk V was produced in January 1941, No. 92 squadron being the first to receive it in February 1941. While as good as the bf109-f the Mk V would soon find itself outclassed by the entrance of the FW190.
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