Guillow's 905 North American P-51D Mustang Balsa Model 17" (44 cm) Wingspan

Guillow's has been making balsa wood airplane kits and flying toys since 1926. From the Fokker triplane to the Sopwith Camel of WWI to the P-51 Mustang and P-38 Lightning of WWII to the modern day F-15 Eagle fighter jet Guillow's balsa airplane models appeal to both the young and the "young at heart". The North American P-51D Mustang was probably the best all-around single seat piston-engine fighter to be used in World War 2. The first U.S.A.A.F. combat group arrived in Britain in November 1943 and from then until the end of the war, the P-51 earned an enviable reputation an a long-ranged fighter-escort for the B-17 and the B-24 bombers raiding deep in the heart of the German homeland.Wing span is 17". 1:24 scale. This finely detailed balsa wood kit requires assembly and painting. Rubber band power (contents included). Model is brand new and sealed in its original factory packaging. Model made in U.S.A. Add The History Store to your favorites list . 04.11.023