Model, Static, North American P-51D Mustang "Miss Pelt"


Display Status:

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

Inventory Number


Physical Description

Balsa and fiberglass model of a U.S. Army Air Forces North American P-51D Mustang fighter aircraft in an overall silver color scheme with red empennage. Model is painted to represent "Miss Pelt" of the 332nd Fighter Group. Built as an exhibit model from the SIG flying model kit. 1/8 Scale. 1982.

Credit Line

Built by Hank Pohlmann Gift of SIG Manufacturing Company

Model Maker

Hank Pohlmann


Country of Origin

United States of America


  • Fuselage - fiberglass
  • Wings, empennage - balsa
  • Propeller, spinner - wood
  • Canopy - clear plastic


Model: 38.1 x 124.5 x 143.5cm (15 in. x 49 in. x 56 1/2 in.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

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