Item GUI 903, Wing Span 17 inches, Scale 1/24. Successor to the world famous
Tiger Moth biplane, the Chipmunk was the first original design by deHaviland
Canada and was built in quantity in Canada and in Great Britain for R.A.F.
Primarily used as a basic trainer to provide air cadets with elementary flying
instructions prior to going onto jet aircraft training. The parent Canadian
company produced a total of 218 DHC-1's y of which remain in service with the
R.C.A.F. One thousand fourteen were built by deHaviland in the U.K. including
both military and civilian versions. As a civilian aircraft, the Chipmunk is
often seen an aerobatics competition.
PVHC Price: $11.69