Hallmark Legends in Flight Fokker Dr. I "Red Baron

You are bidding on a Hallmark Legends in Flight Fokker Dr. I "Red Baron" which was released in 1999. This replica plane is a 1/48 scale model and was a numbered edition. The serial number is 2E-4830. The plane was used in WWI by the legendary German ace Manfred von Richthofen, known as the "Red Baron". This is a great item for your military plane enthusiast or any plane collector. This was item #QHA1005 and originally sold for $35.00 at Hallmark. This plane is in the first group of four planes put out by Hallmark. This is the first time the box has even been opened. I always open the boxes to ascertain that the described item is actually in the box. The plane has excellent detail. It comes with a pamphlet describing the history of the plane and a certificate of authenticity. Box and plane are Mint.

Baron of The Air

Perhaps the most fearsome sight for a World War I Allied pilot was the bright red Fokker Dr. I triplane flown by German ace Manfred von Richthofen. Richthofen, better known as the "Red Baron", was Germany's top-scoring fighter pilot. Credited with downing 80 Allied planes, Richthofen scored his first victory with a Fokker on September 2, 1917, and was ultimately killed when he was shot down in his triplane on April 21, 1918, near Amiens, France.

A superb marksman, Richthofen was regarded as a
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