C-121 Constellation / Blue AngelItem Number: 9100
Lockheed C-121 Blue Angels airplane model. The Lockheed Constellation, affectionately known as the Connie, was a four-engine propeller-driven airliner built by Lockheed between 1943 and 1958 at its Burbank, California, USA, facility. A total of 856 aircraft were produced in four models, all distinguished by a distinctive triple-tail design and graceful, dolphin-shaped fuselage. It was used as both a civilian airliner and U.S. military air transport plane, seeing service in the Berlin Airlift and as the presidential aircraft for President Eisenhower.
Mahogany Wood. Wingspan 17 1/2 inches, Length 14 inches.