Antonov An-26 Commercial Aircraft “Cubana de Aviacion” White with Red and Blue Tail 1/400 Airplane by GeminiJets


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  • Brand new 1/400 scale diecast airplane model of Antonov An-26 Commercial Aircraft “Cubana de Aviacion” White with Red and Blue Tail die cast model by GeminiJets.
  • Detailed exterior.
  • True-to-scale detail.
  • Does NOT include stand.
  • This model does not have any openings.
  • Manufacturer’s original unopened packaging.
  • Made of diecast metal with some plastic parts.
  • Dimensions approximately L-2.25, Wingspan-3 inches.
  • Diecast metal and plastic construction for durability and a heavy, realistic feel.
  • HISTORY ASPECTS:The Cubana Antonov An-26, registered as CU-T1229, played a significant role in Cuba’s aviation history and the transportation of both passengers and cargo throughout the Caribbean. The Antonov An-26 is a twin-engine turboprop aircraft renowned for its reliability and versatility, making it well-suited for the varied demands of Cuban aviation. It was employed by Cubana de Aviación, Cuba’s national airline, which used it for both passenger and cargo flights.Throughout its operational history, CU-T1229 connected the vibrant cities of Havana and Santiago de Cuba and facilitated the transportation of goods to remote areas of the country. This aircraft became a symbol of Cuba’s dedication to maintaining a functional air transport network, even in the face of challenges. Its utilitarian design and robust performance made it a workhorse of Cuban aviation, cherished by both passengers and crews.The intricately detailed 1:400 scale model, complete with Cubana’s classic livery, is a fantastic addition to any aviation collection. It stands as a tribute to the dedicated personnel who kept this aircraft flying and the crucial role it played in connecting Cuba’s communities and providing vital transportation links throughout the nation.