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P51 Mustang: An Icon of the Past, Present and Future

Few aviation aficionados are unfamiliar with the power and glory of the majestic P-51 Mustang. Often credited as the aircraft responsible for the Allied victory in WWII’s European Theater, the Mustang remains a legendary aircraft of the aviation fleet. Its durable design and rich history continue to inspire civilian and military aviators around the world. Radio Controlled P51 Mustang

For most people, purchasing $1,000,000 P-51 Mustang is way out of reach. So how do P-51 enthusiast fill the void of not being able to own the real plane itself? The answer is simple – radio control.  The radio controlled aircraft industry has evolved over the years to be affordable for all ages.  The scale P-51 models being built today have all the details of the real plane including the same number of rivets, nuts, bolts, and screws.

Many of these models include the unique Mustang engine sound, lights, interior instruments, paint schemes, and even a pilot with the proper helmet design. Below are a few photos of Mustangs; can you tell the difference between the real and the radio controlled planes?

P51planes.com was designed to layout the history of the North American P-51 Mustang so all enthusiasts would understand the importance of this infamous aircraft. We hope you enjoy your visit.

 

 

National Museum of the USAF - Top Stories

2014 National Museum of the USAF
National Museum of the USAF - Top Stories

Area teacher nominated by National Museum of the U.S. Air Force accepted to summer residency program

Monday July 28th, 2014 07:33:00 PM nationalmuseum.usaf@wpafb.af.mil (Sarah Swan)

First aviation mechanic display added to the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force

Monday July 21st, 2014 02:08:00 PM nationalmuseum.usaf@wpafb.af.mil (Rob Bardua)

Go behind the scenes at National Museum of the U.S. Air Force

Wednesday July 9th, 2014 03:23:00 PM nationalmuseum.usaf@wpafb.af.mil (Sarah Swan)

Ninth World War I drama coming to the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force

Wednesday July 9th, 2014 01:49:00 PM nationalmuseum.usaf@wpafb.af.mil (Rob Bardua)

National Museum of the U.S. Air Force breaks ground on new fourth building

Wednesday June 4th, 2014 01:13:00 AM nationalmuseum.usaf@wpafb.af.mil (Rob Bardua)

Museum's F-111 exhibit selected for Air Force Heritage Award

Thursday May 29th, 2014 01:07:00 PM nationalmuseum.usaf@wpafb.af.mil (Sarah Swan)

Hollywood helps Air Force connect with public

Wednesday June 12th, 2013 04:00:00 PM nationalmuseum.usaf@wpafb.af.mil (Sarah Swan)

Daughter of legendary fighter pilot visits National Museum of the U.S. Air Force

Thursday July 15th, 2010 02:17:50 PM nationalmuseum.usaf@wpafb.af.mil (Rob Bardua)