De Havilland Tiger Moth

De Havilland DH 82 Tiger Moth was a training plane, which flew it's maiden flight in 1931. It was an easy plane to fly at the beginning and became very popular.

RAF used Tiger Moths up to 1952, after which the remaining planes were sold to civil use. There are still about 200 Tuger Moths in use!

About the model
Kit: Airfix 1:72 scale

Modifications: the kit didn't include wind screens so I made them myself.

Notes: This model shows nr K2567, which was the first Tiger Moth delivered to RAF. It is in 1935 outlook, with yellow painting.

© Teppo Kahtola