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Sopwith Pup

Sopwith fighter plane airplane model
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Scalecraft Price:: $289.00
Item Number: 9055

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The Sopwith Pup quickly became a favorite with pilots of the Royal Naval Air Service. It was superior to the Fokker D.III and more than a match for any of the new Halberstadt and Albatros scouts. Armed with a single synchronous machine gun, it was lighter and less dangerous than it's successor, the Sopwith Camel. Although underpowered, pilots liked the plane because it was maneuverable and fast. It could climb and hold its altitude better than any other fighter. In August 1917, the Sopwith Pup was the first aircraft to land aboard a moving ship, the Royal Navy's H.M.S. Furious.

Mahogany Wood. Scale: 1/20. Wingspan 16 3/4 inches, Length 11 3/4 inches.

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