Bleriot XI

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The model of an aircraft I built is widely regarded as one of the most important aeroplanes ever for making the first flight across the English Channel. This aircraft was piloted by its constructor, a French engineer Louis Blériot on 25th July 1909, when it flew the distance of 35 kilometres from a French town of Les Barraques to Dover in the UK, in just 40 minutes.

 

This model has a great potential to grab the attention of people passionate about aviation and history.

 

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Description

The model consists of the aircraft Bleriot XI, a base with the flight path across the English Channel, and a Louis Blériot’s minifigure.

Number of parts: 1174

 

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The design was made in the LEGO Digital Designer software (LDD).