Cessna L-19/O-1 Bird Dog Floatplane
1/32 aircraft scale plastic model kit
Manufacturer: Roden (Ukraine)
Paint: Unpainted, Unassembled, Kit do not contain paints and glue.
Condition: New in Box
Information about model:
High-quality set, simple assembly. Suitable for both experienced modellers and beginners. All details of the model fit perfectly, thanks to this, you can get an excellent result with minimal effort.
Length of model, mm: 246
Cessna L-19 / O-1 Bird Dog is a communications and surveillance aircraft. It was the first all-metal fixed-wing aircraft. The name was chosen because the role of the new army aircraft was to find the enemy and move in orbit overhead until the artillery (or strike aircraft) could be used against the enemy. Flying low and close to the battlefield, the pilot observed exploding projectiles and regulated the fire with the help of his radios, like a bird (hunting) dog.
Cessna L-19 / O-1 Bird Dog Floatplane was extensively used by the marines. The kit includes: