Douglas 0-43

This scale model represents a parasol monoplane observation aircraft used by the United States Army Air Corps. They appeared in 1934 powered by a 675 HP Curtiss V-1570-59 inline engine. They served in observation squadrons for several years before being assigned to National Guard units. Twenty-four aircraft were manufactured.

Crew of 2

Wingspan 45 feet 8 inches

Length 33 feet 11 inches

Empty weight 4,135 pounds

Loaded weight 5,300 pounds

Cruise speed 163 MPH