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Description
Model aircraft SE5a, single seater biplane. Hispano Suiza engine 200 HP. One pair of interplane struts. The feature of the exhaust is that it runs from the front of the biplane along the fuselage to a point just below the cockpit. The SE5a was fitted with 2 or 4 bladed propellers. This model has a 2-bladed propeller. British markings on the top and bottom wing surfaces and on the fuselage behind the pilot. Also there are vertical red, white and blue stripes on the tail fin. There are 2 white lines behind the bulls-eye marking on the fuselage followed by the letter L in white paint.
The colour of the biplane is dark green. The propeller and exhaust are brown in colour. The number on the tail is D6877.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Synthetic/Plastic
Signature/Marks and Type
L Painted
Accession No
2003.640
Credit Line
Model Aircraft - SE5a, 2003.640. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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