Duncan Mason, an RAF Pilot, has told ITV News that he will be grinning for a week after flying the restored Spitfire.
The Spitfire took over a decade with a cost of around £800,000 to restore.
More top news
The RSPCA are urgently encouraging potential fosters to get in touch.
The library book was borrowed eight years ago and has just been handed in to a library in Kentucky.
She now has one pellet by her brain and one pellet by her heart.