Mastercraft Collection: B-17 Flying Fortress "Tondalayo"..
Wingspan: 12 inches
Length: 8.6 inches
With its powerful ammunition and robust built, the Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress was christened the most famous bomber aircraft in World War II history. The Flying Fortress was best known for its ability to stay in flight even after sustaining heavy damage to its exterior. The B-17 was a monster on air, able to overpower more enemy aircrafts than any other similar aircrafts during its time. An icon of American power, this particular unit was named after Tondalayo, Hedy Lamar’s character in the movie “White Cargo”.
This handcrafted model is painted in the same paint scheme as the original and is painstakingly built from Philippine mahogany by our skilled craftsmen. Perfect as a gift for any aviation enthusiast and history buff!