SCALE MODEL AIRCRAFT

Independent thinking and cultural diversity in scale modelling

GLOSTER IIIA (Karaya - 1/72 - Resin) by Michel Leonardi

GLOSTER3A.jpg picture by Michel Leonardi

At the 1925 Schneider Trophy Air Races, pilot Hubert Broad and his Gloster IIIA (700 hp Napier Lion VII) won 2nd place behind Jimmy Doolittle's Curtiss R3C-2, with an average speed of 199.091 mph (320.537 km/h).

Gloster.jpg image by Michel Leonardi     Gloster1.jpg image by Michel Leonardi     Gloster2.jpg image by Michel Leonardi