Bell X1 Aircraft
This is the 1/18 scale Plastic Model Airplane Kit of the X-1 Experimental Plane from the Military Museum Collection by Pegasus Hobbies. For ages 13 years and up.
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- Detailed cockpit and landing gear.
- Waterslide decals. Does NOT include decal for the markings of Chuck Yeager's actual plane, due to copyright issues.
- Illustrated instuction sheet with paint/marking guide included.
- 48 pieces included.
- Pegasus Product Number: 8802
(1) 1/18 scale X-1 Experimental Plane platic kit
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On October 14, 1947, the Bell X-1 became the first airplane to fly faster than the speed of sound. Piloted by U.S. Air Force Capt. Charles E. Chuck Yeager, the X-1 reached a speed of 1,127 kilometers (700 miles) per hour, Mach 1.06, at an altitude of 13,000 meters (43,000 feet).
- Due to copyright issues, Chuck Yeager's name, and the actual name of his airplane, have been removed from this product.
- Due to small parts that could cause a choking hazard please keep away from children 3 years of age and younger.