Model, Static, Consolidated PBY-5 Catalina

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Display Status:

This object is on display in the Golden Age of Flight exhibition at the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC.

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Credit Line

Gift of Convair Division of General Dynamics Corp.

Materials

  • Wood - overall
  • Plastic - turrets and windscreen

Dimensions

Model: 11.4 x 41.9 x 66cm (4 1/2 in. x 16 1/2 in. x 26 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Date

ca. 1950

Physical Description

Wood and plastic model of a U.S. Navy Consolidated PBY-5 Catalina flying boat in overall silver with yellow upper wing surface and black leading edges, wingtips and hull underside color scheme. 1/48 scale. Circa 1950.

Type

MODELS-Aircraft

Inventory Number

A19580096000