Museum Quality Mahogany Wood Desktop Display Models For The Avid Collector

 

 
Personally signed by Chuck Yeager

Douglas X-3 Stiletto (signed)


The twin-turbojet X-3, the only one built, was designed to test features of an aircraft suitable for sustained flights at supersonic speeds and high altitudes. A secondary mission was to investigate the use of new materials such as titanium and to explore new construction techniques. The X-3 made its first test flight at Edwards AFB, California on October 20, 1952 and flew supersonically in June 1953. Unlike the X-1, X-2, and X-15 which were released in mid-air from a "mother plane," the X-3 operated in a more conventional manner by taking off from the ground. Engine development difficulties forced the use of lower powered engines than originally planned, prohibiting the X-3 program from achieving its design potential. However, data gained from the X-3 program was of great benefit in the development of the F-104, X-15, SR-71 and other high performance aircraft. Mahogany Wood. Scale: 1/32. Wingspan 8 1/2 inches, Length 25 1/4 inches. This model is hand signed by General Chuck Yeager who flew the X-3 on several test flights. A true collectors item! Model is signed on the top wing and comes with letter and picture. LIMITED EDITION.

Price: $259.00
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 Other Items from Limited Editions - Collector Series

  McDonnell Douglas F-15D Eagle (signed) - Chuck Yeager's anniversary flight
  Bell X-5 (signed) - 
  Convair XF-92 // USAF - NASA (signed) - Delta Wing Test Aircraft
  B-25 Mitchell (signed) - Personally signed by Richard Cole (Doolittle's co-pilot)
  Boeing B-29 Superfortress "Enola Gay" (signed) - Personally signed by General Paul Tibbets
  Bell X-1 "Glamorous Glennis" (signed) - Personally signed by Chuck Yeager
  Bell X-1A (signed) - Personally signed by Chuck Yeager
  Douglas X-3 Stiletto (signed) - Personally signed by Chuck Yeager
  Northrop X-4 Bantom (signed) - Personally signed by Chuck Yeager
  Curtiss P-40B Tomahawk (signed) - Personally signed by "Tex" Hill
  B-17 Memphis Belle (signed by pilot) - Boeing - Flying Fortress

 

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