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L-1049 Constellation TWA (1/123 Scale)
L-1049 Constellation TWA (1/123 Scale) Sale Price: $111.95
Retail: $139.95
Availability: Back Ordered, restock date unknown
Item #: NC09087 -

    In August 1952, the Lockheed L-1049 TWA Constellation was delivered to TWA as N6901C and was dubbed "Star of the Thames." Throughout the 1950s, the Lockheed airplane had been in a race with Douglas for the airplane that was the fastest, had the longest range, and most economical. Douglas began the race with its DC-4. However, Lockheed had countered with its L1049 which was no doubt a faster plane and even pressurized. When the larger, faster, and pressurized DC-6 model was developed, Lockheed...