This Mustang Airplane is a scale model of the original P-51D Mustang aircraft called Gunfighter. The P-51 Mustang Model Airplane is crafted from Philippine mahogany wood and is an impressive aviation gift. The model aircraft arrives fully assembled and includes a display stand.
The Gunfighter Mustang model aircraft is a P-51D model. The D models were the most produced of the P-51s with 8,000 plus being manufactured. The Gunfighter Mustang was assigned to the “Mighty Eighth” Air Force in March of 1945 in the UK. As WW II was winding down the aircraft did not see a lot of action and it was assigned back to the U.S. For the next 9 years the aircraft served as an Air National Guard airplane and 1956 the Gunfighter Mustang was sold as surplus to the civilian market.