Sopwith 7F.1 Snipe (replica): Even better than the real thing?

One of the superb flying replicas constructed in the Wellington workshops of The Vintage Aviator Lt (TVAL), New Zealand. The amount of detail and authenticity of this Snipe is simply staggering; just to think that its gorgeous Bentley BR2 rotary engine was also “scratch-built” by TVAL….

Photo: Ben Rawlings.

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