Eastern Air Lines Lockheed Electra L-188 Desktop Model

Eastern Air Lines Lockheed Electra L-188 Model
Eastern Air Lines Lockheed Electra L-188 Model
Item# KL188EAT
Regular price: $175.95
Sale price: $165.95
Availability: Usually ships in 3-4 business days.

Product Description

This classic Eastern Air Lines Lockheed Electra L-188 Desktop Model is 1:72 scale with a wingspan of 16 1/2" and is 17 1/2" in length. The L-188 Electra is an airliner built and manufactured by Lockheed.

The L-188's was designed by Lockheed in 1954 and its maiden flight was on December 6, 1957. It is a low-wing monoplane with retractable tricycle landing gear, powered by four Allison 501D turboprops. Many airlines in the US flew the L-188. The primary users and operators of the L-188 are American Airlines, Eastern Airlines, Braniff and Airways, KLM. The L-188 flew in commercial service until the mid-1970s. A total of 144 L-188s were built, with 57 destroyed in accidents.

The L-188 has a crew of six with a seating capacity of 99 to 127 passengers. It has a cruising speed of 362 knots. This premium handcrafted vintage airliner model is constructed from treated Phillipine mahogany wood and comes with a mahogany base for special display. Please Click On Image For A Closer Look!

Please note that WE WILL BE CLOSED FOR THE HOLIDAYS FROM DECEMBER 20TH, 2017 THROUGH JANUARY 3RD, 2018. If you intend to place an order for pre-Christmas delivery, our apologies for any inconvenience. All available orders will be processed and shipped once we reopen in January. If you have an immediate time constraint and inadvertently place an order, please advise and we will be happy to cancel your order and issue a full and complete refund back to your PayPal account. Please note that any such refund transactions can take from 10 - 15 business days to complete. Thank you and Happy Holidays!