From its first flight in 1935, this revolutionary twin-engined plane flew further and faster than ever before, opening new frontiers in the air and embodying the very latest in modern flying technology.
Embark on an amazing modelling experience with the fabulous reproduction in 1:32 reproduction of the Douglas DC-3. Every fascinating detail on this iconic aircraft is faithfully recreated, such as the DC-3’s powerful engines, which combine laser-cut plywood, die-cast metal and photo-etched components. The realistic working landing gear recreates the thrill of taking off or landing in a Douglas DC-3. Sections including the top of the passenger cabin and the cockpit are held in place by magnetic closures and can be removed for closer inspection. Pan American World Airways decals are provided with your parts to recreate the livery of a classic Pan Am DC-3.
In each pack, you will discover the fascinating history of the Douglas DC-3, from the creation of the plane in the civil aviation boom of the 1930s, through its valiant war service and the glory days of air travel in the 1950s and ’60s. You’ll find a wealth of information about the career of this remarkable aircraft, which, 80 years after its first flight, is still being flown by many countries around the world.
Even as a model-making novice, you can assemble this unique 1:32 scale model with clear step-by-step instructions we provide to show you how to assemble and finish the parts – every step of the way. Even if you’ve never tried this type of project before, you’ll be able to put your Douglas DC-3 together in easy stages, learning the skills as you go.
Your Modelling Experience
- Each shipment includes high-quality laser-cut plywood and die-cast metal components with working parts including the landing gear, doors and ailerons
- Shipping to US $39.99
- Each shipment includes easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions for you to be able to build this remarkable model, from cockpit, with all its accessories, to the landing gear
Produced under licence. PAN AM logos are trademarks of Pan American World Airways, Inc.
Produced under license. Boeing, Douglas, DC-3 and the distinctive Boeing logos, product markings and trade dress are trademarks of The Boeing Company.