Small, highly detailed 3-Dimensional metal model of the Pan Am China Clipper.
Pre-cut parts to be assembled are contained on sheets of laser cut metal, instructions included. No glue or solder is needed, the individual parts are held together by tabs inserted into slots and folded or twisted to secure in place. Tweezers or other tools for dealing with small parts can be helpful. Recommended for age 14+
China Clipper (NC14716) was the first of three Martin M-130 four-engine flying boats built for Pan American Airways. In November of 1935 it was used to inaugurate the first commercial transpacific air service from San Francisco to Manila by way of Honolulu, Midway and Wake Island. It continued to fly the Pacific for the next eight years carrying approximately 3,500 passengers and 750,000 lbs of mail and freight.
Number of sheets: 2 Sheets