The Armstrong Whitworth Whitley was one of three twin engine RAF medium bombers in service at the outbreak of WWII. Despite its slow speed, poor service ceiling and small bomb load the Whitley was an important type for the RAF in this period, forming the backbone of the early night bombing offence. Dimensions: L313 x W356mm. Skill Level: 3. Nbr of Parts: 152. Age: 5+ years. Part of the Airfix Kitset Collection.