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WINGS OF TEXACO
1930 Travel Air Model R "Mystery Ship"
5th in the Series - 1997
Authentically scaled replica
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Highly detailed with struts and rotating propellor
It was June of 1930 when the Travel Air Manufacturing Company of Wichita, Kansas began construction on their fourth Travel Air 'Mystery Ship" - this one being built at the request of Capt. Frank Hawks, transcontinental record-holder of 1929. Hawks was a pilot for The Teas Company, and after an okay from Texaco, work began on what was to be the most talked about plane of the 1930's.
This airplane is in brand new MINT Condition! It has never been displayed or played with and comes from a smoke free home!
Please email if interested to set up a place and time to meet.
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