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Junkers "Iron Annie" Model Airplane

Junkers "Iron Annie" Model Airplane

Regular price $815.00

Artist: Authentic Models

An iconic European counterpart of Ford Trimotor. Iron Annie versus the Tin Goose. Characteristic steel paneling. Popular for its comfort and dependability.

The Junkers Ju 52 (nicknamed Iron Annie) was a German trimotor transport aircraft manufactured from 1931 to 1952. It saw both civilian and military service during the 1930s and 1940s. In a civilian role, it flew with over twelve air carriers including Swissair and Deutsche Luft Hansa as an airliner and freight hauler. In a military role, it flew with the Luftwaffe as a troop and cargo transport and briefly as a medium bomber. The Ju 52 continued in postwar service with military and civilian air fleets well into the 1980s.

Wingspan is 30 inches

Length 26.4 in / 67 cm

Wingspan 38.6 in / 98 cm

Height 10.25 in / 26 cm

This is a museum-quality model for the discriminating collector. In approximately 1:16 scale, true miniatures of early flying craft have never been offered in an upscale model such as this. This model was hand-made. It reflects the true character of the original from an earlier age and should be viewed in the light of its own historical background.