|2003 First Flight U.S. Silver Dollar |
In 2003, in honor of the 100th anniversary of Orville and Wilbur Wright's historic flight at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, the United States Mint produced a series of gold, silver, and clad commemorative coins. Displaying the profiles of the brothers on the obverse and, on the reverse, an image of their Wright Flyer making its first flight, this silver dollar is composed of 90% silver and 10% copper. 1½" diameter; uncirculated condition.
|Fokker Eindecker E.III 1/12 Balsa Kit |
The E.III, the primary variant of the Fokker Eindecker monoplane, entered service with the Luftstreitkrafte in December of 1915 during the First World War and contributed to the period of German air superiority known as the "Fokker Scourge." A beautiful rendition of that WWI aircraft, this 1/12 scale kit features more than 90 laser-cut, hand-selected balsa parts; vacuum-molded parts, including a 9-inch prop; lightweight colored tissue; color peel-and-stick decals; FAI-approved rubber; full-size plans; step-by-step instructions; and more. For display or rubber-powered flight. 30" wingspan when assembled.
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