Mastercraft Collection: Lockheed Vega..

NC10299
$139.99
Mastercraft Collection: Lockheed Vega..
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Mastercraft Collection: Lockheed Vega..

NC10299
Wingspan: 12 inches
Length: 8.2 inches
Scale: 1/40

$139.99

This model is currently out of stock. Contact Karin at karin@mastercraftmodels.com, if you are interested in special or pre-ordering. Please note the following: *Cost will increase to 299.95 per model for changes in paint scheme or livery *Cost will increase to 399.95 per model for expedited air freight shipping *Please allow 90 days for handcrafting and delivery *50% deposit is required at time of purchase.

Product Details


The Lockheed Vega was a single-seat monoplane built by Lockheed Aircraft Limited in 1920s. The aircraft was designed by Gerard Vaultee and John Knudsen Northrop. Amelia Earhart flew a scarlet version of the Lockheed Vega and set out a world record to be the very first woman aviator to single-handedly fly across the Atlantic Ocean. This feat earned Earhart several notable distinctions. Powered by a single radial engine, the Lockheed Vega can fly at a maximum speed of 185mph. This monoplane was modified a few times and was used for both commercial and military purposes. There were a total of 132 units built with only 6 surviving monoplanes on display.

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!