Caravell / Air FranceItem Number: C1249
Sud Caravelle Air France airplane model. The Sud Aviation SE 210 Caravelle is a French short/medium-range jet airliner. It holds the distinction of being the world's first jet-powered airliner to be developed for the short/medium-range market. Development of the Caravelle by the French aircraft manufacturer SNCASE, a company that was keen to produce a passenger aircraft that utilized newly developed jet propulsion technology, began in the early 1950s.
Mahogany wood. Scale: 1/100. Wingspan 13.5 inches, Length 12.5 inches