P-40 Hawk series of Curtiss Wright had been supplied to Great
Britain, France, China, Australia, South Africa, New Zealand and Russia
and they served as a workhorse during WWII over whole battle field.
Tomahawk(as the company called No.Hawk 81A-2/3) is an early model of
P-40 series and the when it was exported, it was called as Mk.II B. Its
first flight was done on April 10, 1941. It was equipped with a new fuel
supplying system and the radio equipment so it could bring much more
fuels by 134 gallons, which finally enlarged the fighting range.
16,802 P-40s of 12 kinds were produced and the C-type among these were
1,705. Currently only one of these were restored to be able to fly again
and this had its flying test on September 1, 1998.
- Optional form of canopy & landing gear.
- Fully engraved panel lines.
- Highly detailed cockpit interior.
- Included two type of "Flying Tigers" decal.