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World of Flight Set (1/72 Scale) Aircraft Model Kit

SKU: WBR72624
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Douglas Aircraft's special purpose 1924 'round-the-world' expedition biplane derived from the DT torpedo bomber - the first aircraft to circumnavigate the globe. The quadruple kit has 4 unassembled World Cruisers, each with tandem cockpits, optional wheel or float landing gear, upper engine detail, acetate windscreens, and rigging diagrams. Special bonus 70-minute DVD 'First Flight Around the World' (A&E Entertainment) which tells the story of this historic event. Decals and painting guide for all 5 expedition aircraft: No 1, 'Seattle', flown by Martin and Harvey; No 2, 'Chicago', Smith and Turner; No 3, 'Boston', Wade and Ogden; No 3, 'Boston II', Wade and Ogden; and No 4, 'New Orleans' flown by Nelson and Harding - includes instrument panel markings and horizontal tailplane drift sighting lines.