Looking for a beautiful and high-quality model of the legendary DC-7 airplane? Look no further than our DC-7 model, expertly crafted from solid mahogany wood by a Veteran Aviator Owned Business.
Measuring 18 inches in length, this model accurately depicts the classic design of the DC-7, a commercial airliner that was widely used in the 1950s and 1960s. From the detailed exterior to the finely crafted cockpit, every aspect of this model has been meticulously crafted to bring this iconic plane to life.
Manufactured by the Douglas Aircraft Company between 1953 and 1958, the Douglas DC-7 is an American transport aircraft. It is a successor to the DC-6 and is considered the last significant piston engine-powered transport aircraft designed by Douglas. Development of the DC-7 began shortly after the de Havilland Comet, the earliest jet airliner, entered service, and just a few years before the first flight of the jet-powered Douglas DC-8 in 1958.
Unlike the DC-3 and DC-6, which continue to operate to this day, there are no active DC-7 aircraft. Nonetheless, the aircraft played a significant role in aviation history and paved the way for future innovations. Despite its retirement from service, the DC-7 is remembered as a testament to the engineering and design prowess of the Douglas Aircraft Company, and its legacy lives on in the aviation industry..
This DC-7 model is the perfect addition to any collection or display, whether you’re a seasoned collector or a new aviation enthusiast.
Erickson Aero Tanker DC-7 Model, Douglas, 1/85 1/85th (18″) Scale, Mahogany
Looking for a beautiful and high-quality model of the legendary DC-7 airplane? Look no further than our DC-7 model
- 18 inches
- Made from Mahogany
- US Veteran-Owned Business