72DV008 Oxford DeHavilland Dove JCB G-ARJB

PRICE: £28.99 incl VAT (RRP £38.00, SAVING £9.01)

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72DV008
Oxford 1/72nd scale
DeHavilland Dove
JCB
G-ARJB

RRP  £38.00

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Model Description

Oxford 1/72nd scale 72DV008 DeHavilland Dove JCB G-ARJB. Available to pre-order at Flying Tigers.

 

The de Havilland DH.104 Dove is a British short-haul airliner developed and manufactured by de Havilland. It was a monoplane successor to the prewar de Havilland Dragon Rapide biplane. The design came about from the Brabazon Committee report which, amongst other aircraft types, called for a British-designed short-haul feeder for airlines.

The Dove was a popular aircraft and is considered to be one of Britain’s most successful postwar civil designs, in excess of 500 aircraft being manufactured between 1946 and 1967. Several military variants were operated, such as the Devon by the Royal Air Force, the Sea Devon by the Royal Navy and the type also saw service with a number of overseas military forces.

A longer four-engined development of the Dove, intended for use in the less developed areas of the world, was the de Havilland Heron. A considerably re-designed three-engined variant of the Dove was built in Australia as the de Havilland Australia DHA-3 Drover.

RRP  £38.00

Weight 750 g
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Model Code: 72DV008

Model categories:
Civilian Aviation, Oxford Aviation, de Havilland Dove / Devon