Home    Contact 

  PLANE CRAZY Registered Corgi dealer

 Terms   Search  
 1/144 Civil   1/144 Military   1/72 WW2   1/72 Jet   Other Corgi   Non Corgi 

Corgi aviation archive model details

 Back to full list->     Ask question about model->   





31105 Corgi   B-17F - Knock Out Dropper 359th BS, USAAF £ 0.00
      Out of stock
  Corgi 1/144 Boeing B-17F Knock Out Dropper 359th BS/303rd BG (AA31105)

This model depicts 'Knock-out Dropper', a B-17 F-27-BO, S/N 4124605, from the 303rd BG 'Hell's Angels', 359th BS, based at Molesworth, 1943 (Piloted by Lt. John P. Manning on it's 50th Mission). Knock Out Dropper was the first Eigth Air Force B-17 to complete 50 mission, on 16th November 1944. Sadly it was scrapped at Stillwater, Oklahoma in July 1945.
Picture of model:-

Corgi aviation archive general information

(note not all this information will apply to the above model)

The Corgi Aviation Archive features a vast selection of diecast model airplanes in 1:144, 1:72, 1:48 and 1:32 scales and has become the standard by which all other ranges are judged. Each Corgi model is based on a specific aircraft from an important historical or modern era of flight, and has been authentically detailed from original documents and archival material. Subject aircraft in the Aviation Archive appeal to all aviation enthusiasts and every diecast model airplane includes such features as:

  • Realistic panel lines, antennas, access panels and surface details.
  • Pad printed markings and placards that won't fade or peel like decals.
  • Interchangeable landing gear with rotating wheels.
  • Poseable presention stand to display the aircraft "in flight".
  • Many limited editions with numbered certificate of authenticity.
  • Detailed pilots and crew members (1:72/1:32).
  • Authentic detachable ordnance loads complete with placards (1:72/1:32).
  • Selected interchangeable features such as airbrakes, opened canopies and access panels (1:72/1:32).
  • Selected moving parts such as gun turrets, control surfaces and swing-wings (1:72/1:32).
Copyright 2003-2018 Chris Lem Models