KC-135 Stratotanker 1:120 scale has been uploaded!

Discussion in 'Aircraft & Aviation' started by airbob, Jul 23, 2006.

  1. adanren

    adanren New Member

    nice plane i am inetrested in large 8 to 12 foot wing span planes with
    electric motors that fly with cameras on board anyone have anything
    like that?
  2. OhioMike

    OhioMike Member

    Question...Is the P-3 Orion based on the KC-135, or am i in the wrong ball park??? Thanks in advance.
  3. looker

    looker Member

    No... no....best not say anything....he must be joking again......
  4. mikew

    mikew Member

    The latter. The P-3 is a 4 engine straight wing turbo-prop, and is based on the Lockheed Electra airliner. The KC-135 is a pure jet (turbojet or turbofan, depending on the model/refit), and is a sibling to the Boeing 707 airliner.

    P-3 at this link: http://www.aerospaceweb.org/aircraft/maritime/p3/p3_03.jpg

    KC-135 here: http://www.af.mil/shared/media/photodb/web/070207-F-9629D-881.jpg

  5. OhioMike

    OhioMike Member

    yea...i feel stupid!!! I noticed that the P-3 had props and the KC-135 had jets after i askedd the stupid question!!!!!!wall1

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