Aircraft model, 1:12 scale, Lockheed Altair, 'Lady Southern Cross', in which Sir Charles Kingsford died in 1935, made by Iain Scott-Stevenson, Powerhouse Museum, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1988-1989

This is a 1:12 scale model of the single-engine Lockheed Altair aircraft, 'Lady Southern Cross', in which Sir Charles Kingsford Smith, with his engineer Tommy Pethybridge, tragically died in 1935 trying to break the England to Australia speed …
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