Model represents the Comet that won the Centenary Air Race from London to Melbourne in 1934. Model scale 1:16. Made by Harold P. Wood in Benalla and delivered to the Museum in November 1936.

The original Comet is a DH-88 Grosvenor House G-ACSS. Country: England. Maker & date: De Havilland Aircraft Co. Ltd. Type: Racing Aeroplane. Propulsion: Two de Havilland Gypsy 6 in-line air cooled engines.

Physical Description

1:16 Scale model of De Havilland DH-88 Comet aeroplane 'Grosvenor House'.

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