B-24 Liberator "Tubarao"Item Number: 9026
B-24 Liberator Tubarao airplane model. The B-24 Liberator was employed in operations in every combat theater during World War II. Because of its great range, it was particularly suited for such missions as the famous raid from North Africa against the oil industry at Ploesti, Rumania on August 1, 1943. This feature also made the airplane suitable for long over-water missions in the Pacific Theater. More than 18,000 Liberators were produced.
Mahogany Wood. Wingspan 18 1/2 inches, Length 12 inches.