Latest News

Active filters

De Havilland DH.89 Dragon Rapide Aircraft Models

Delve into our curated collection of diecast models of the De Havilland DH.89 Dragon Rapide - Expertly Crafted, Historically Iconic, and Collectible Airplane Models.

The De Havilland DH.89 Dragon Rapide was a 1930s British short-haul biplane airliner, renowned for its elegant design and reliable performance. Developed from the earlier DH.84 Dragon, the Dragon Rapide became one of the most successful and recognizable British-built commercial aircraft of the pre-World War II era.

With its twin-engine configuration, the DH.89 was capable of carrying up to eight passengers and was widely used by airlines for domestic routes. During World War II, it was utilized for various purposes, including transport, training, and communications. The aircraft’s graceful lines, reliability, and versatility in both civilian and military roles make the Dragon Rapide a subject of great interest for aviation enthusiasts and model collectors, particularly those fascinated by the golden age of aviation and the development of commercial air travel.