Douglas Commercial Dakota DC3 26" Model Airplane

Item Number AP455

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$837.50

24 in stock

Description

The legendary workhorse of the skies during the 1930-50’s. Some are still flying in far-flung places like the Amazon and the Gobi Desert. It’s taken us a couple years, but we pulled off a major feat. The first limited edition production of a hand-built model in aluminum. Complete with etched metal sheets and rivets. Windows, extreme engine detail, propellers, landing gear, ailerons. It can be displayed hanging from the ceiling, on it’s landing gear, or on the included solid aluminum stand. Inspect? Admire!

25.6″ L x 38.6″ W x 6.7″ H

Additional information

Weight 1 lbs
Historical Information

The Douglas DC3 revolutionized air travel in the 1930's and 40's. She was one of the most significant transport aircraft ever made. Her first flight was in 1935. After 607 aircraft were produced production was ended in 1942. However, the total number of derivatives for other markets numbered more than 16,000. As of 2013 there were an estimated 2,000 DC3's and derivatives still flying.