The Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress is an American four-engine long-range heavy bomber that was created by the U.S. aerospace company Boeing Airplane Company. It is one of the most popular bombers serving the Allies during World War II. In many actions, up to several hundred such machines participated simultaneously, creating powerful so-called carpet raids. It was heavily armed with on-board weapons, which inspired him to call it a "flying fortress."
From the world of COBI comes a highly detailed model of the Flying Fortress is the largest block model of the aircraft, which has so far been released by COBI. It has moving elements such as wheels, ailerons, on-board weapons and propellers. Under the deck there is an opening gap, from which the bombs can fall. The aircraft was covered with high-quality prints that reproduce the painting of the wartime aircraft. On the front of the cabin there is a special print of the mascot "Cute from Memphis".
This model is highly detailed and will look great in any collection. Thanks to its durable and robust design, younger fans of bricks can also play with it. Perfect detail reproduction and brick construction, which does not require gluing and painting are certainly great advantages of this set.
A special exclusive pilot figure with a mapped uniform comes with the aircraft. The cap has a printed emblem and a brown visor. On the body there is a print of the uniform along with an emblem on the back. The pilot is the perfect complement to this exclusive release of the B17 Flying Fortress "Cute from Memphis" and is a great treat for collectors.
920 high-quality components,
produced in the EU by a company with more than 20 years of tradition,
comply with safety standards for children's products,
fully compatible with other design brick brands,
printed blocks do not deform and do not fade during play or under the influence of temperature,
clear and intuitive instruction based on drawings and icons.
exclusive pilot figure
Model dimensions (length x width x high): 52.5 cm (20.6″) x 66 cm (26″) x 13 cm (5.1″)
Box dimensions (length x width x high): 65 cm x 6.6 cm x 32 cm