This is a model of the historic aircraft: ‘The City of the Angels‘. Along with her sister ship ‘The City of Washington‘ they flew around the earth from August 9, 1947 to December 10, 1947. They were the first light planes to accomplish this feat. ‘The City of the Angels’ is preserved and can be seen at the Piper Aviation Museum in Lock Haven, Pennsylvania. Models of both aircraft have been released in time for the 75th anniversary of their historic flight by Design Group Alpha.
Downloadable kit for paper model aircraft. This model is designed to be printed on 110# index [298 gsm cardstock]
First built in 1946, the PA-12 Super Cruiser is the direct offspring of the J-3 Cub but with greatly enhanced range, speed, and payload. 3,760 were built in Lock Haven, Pennsylvania ending production in 1948.
Paper Model contains 2 pages of parts.
Also includes Full Color cover page and photographic step-by-step instructions.
2 pages of parts with a degree of difficulty of 2/5 – with the elaborate instructions, this is a good choice for a first-time modeler.