Model, Static, Gloster E28/39


Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

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

Model Maker

Dr. Frank L. Mitchell

Credit Line

Model by Dr. Frank L. Mitchell


  • overall - plastic
  • landing gear, pitot tube - metal
  • tires - rubber


Model: 16.2 x 48.9 x 20.8cm (6 3/8 x 19 1/4 x 8 3/16 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Physical Description

Vacu-formed plastic and metal exhibit model of a Gloster E28/39 experimental jet fighter aircraft in British early-WWII brown and green camouflage paint scheme. 1/16 scale. 1980.



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