The Fairey Firefly


Description: A .25-size British fighter-bomber

Designed by Vance Masher, the Fairey Firefly is a 1/10-scale model of a WW II and Korean War-era British naval fighter-bomber that served aboard aircraft carriers. It uses traditional light-weight balsa and plywood construction, and the plans feature detailed illustrations for the scale flap mechanism used on the full-size aircraft.
Additional Information:

  • Type: 1/10-scale fighter-bomber
  • Wingspan: 49.5 in.
  • Wing Area: 481 sq. in.
  • Weight: 4.75 lb.
  • Wing Loading: 22.75 oz/sq. ft.
  • Engine Req’d: .25 to .40 glow or electric
  • Engine Used: O.S. .25
  • Radio Req’d: 5 to 6 channels (rudder, ailerons, flaps, retracts, elevator and throttle)
  • Difficulty Level: 3
  • Sheets: 3

Difficulty Level:

SKU: X0303A