MSN Launches Interactive Guide to the Battle of Britain

Today MSN launched the Interactive Guide to the Battle of Britain. The application was build by Microsoft-partner Shoothill and has 3 major components:


1. Photo and Document Archive
A DeepZoom Composition with historic documents and photos

2. TimeMap
Shows original maps, reconnaissance imagery and target documents of the German Luftwaffe. Based on Bing Maps Silverlight Control.

3. Hangar
Contains Photosynth-Collections of the Heinkel He 111, the Supermarine Spitfire and the Hawker Hurricane in the RAF Museum in London.

More information can be found on the Bing Maps Blog.