This F4U-5N Corsair USMC airplane is a replica scale model of the original aircraft manufactured by Chance Vought. The F4U-5N Night Corsair, with its distinctive gull-wing, is a notable fighter bomber during World War II and part of the Korean War. Night Corsair aircraft have AN/APS-19 radar on the leading edge of the right wing which allows tracking targets in the dark.
The F4U-5N Night Corsair model aircraft is an authentic, extraordinary replica of the original aircraft that has been faithfully reproduced with kiln dried Philippine mahogany wood. Each model is meticulously carved, hand sanded and painted following exact blueprint details of the original aircraft. The result is a handsome, wood airplane sculpture to be admired and enjoyed. It also arrives with an attractive wood base for display.