The famed 332nd Fighter group, known as the Tuskegee Airmen, were America’s first all “Black” Fighter squadrons.
The Red Tails are now rightfully recognized as heroes of WW2.
This paper model builds the P-51D aircraft “Little Freddie” as flown by 1st Lt. Freddie Hutchins of the 302nd Fighter squadron.
This is the fourth plane flown in WW2 by Hutchins with the same name. Hutchings survived the crash of this plane with serious injuries.
He went on to serve in both the Korean and Viet Nam conflicts and during his career he earned the Distinguished Flying Cross,
the Air Medal, and the Purple Heart Medal (as well as numerous region specific Medals).
Paper Model Details:
over 200 parts including detailed construction diagrams and Fuselage and Wing formers.
Fully recessed and detailed Wheel Wells.
Fully detailed Landing Gear.
Complete detailed Cockpit.
Optional Clear or Printed canopies.
Optional Wing pylons.
Optional Drop Tanks.
Detailed graphic textures, with realistic weathering and surface features.
Degree of Difficulty: 3/5.