This F6F-3 Hellcat USN airplane is a replica scale model of the original aircraft produced by Grumman. The Grumman USN Hellcat was a carrier-based fighter aircraft. It flew primarily during WW II and was credited with destroying 5,223 enemy aircraft. Ultimately 12,275 Hellcat’s were manufactured.
The F6F-3 Hellcat 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.