This F-89 Scorpion USAF model aircraft is a scale replica of the original plane designed by Jack Northrup. The F-89 Scorpion is a jet interceptor aircraft, and the first to be armed with an air to air nuclear weapon. The Scorpion was retired in 1969 and 1,050 aircraft were manufactured.
The F-89 Scorpion model arrives completely assembled and has an attractive base for aircraft display. This authentic, extraordinary replica of the original aircraft has been faithfully reproduced with mahogany wood. Each model is meticulously crafted and painted following exact blueprint details of the original airplane. The end result is a handsome, collectible sculpture to be admired and enjoyed.