When the Douglas DC-3 debuted in 1935, it marked a milestone in commercial aviation. Suddenly, flying was popular and practical. Production ended just eleven years later, but the DC-3 lives on in this expertly engineered kit. If you've never built scale or flown a twin, it's a great introduction!.
Handles like an advanced sport plane, with large aileron, rudder and elevator surfaces for easier piloting.
Each engine functions independently-and is aligned to help keep the model controllable if one engine quits.
Easy-to-install, precision-formed ABS parts add such scale details as cockpit top, tail cone, engine nacelles and wing fairings.
Detailed manual explains how to install optional, customized semi-scale retracts (TOPQ8276).
Can be built with split flaps and scale rudder for added authenticity.
Includes extra decal markings for military C-47 version.
IMAA-legal 82.5" span.
Wingspan: 82.5 in (2095 mm).
Wing Area: 750 in² (48.8 dm²).
Weight: 8-10 lb (3630-4540 g).
Wing Loading: 24.6-30.7 oz/ft² (75-94 g/dm²).
Fuselage Length: 55.5 in (1410 mm).
Required: 2-stroke .25-.40 cu in or 4-stroke .40-.52 cu in engine & 4-8 channel radio with 6-9 servos (2 micro).