Item # 23753: Scott City, MO, Warbirds & Classics

Aircraft Year1940
Aircraft MakeBeechcraft
Aircraft ModelModel 17S - Staggerwing
Working ConditionYes
CityScott City

Additional Description

Gorgeous American biplane with an atypical negative stagger (the lower wing is further forward than the upper wing). Considered the sports car of private airplanes during it's heyday and was therefore often used for racing. During WWII this aircraft was commissioned as both bombers and air-ambulances.