Amy Johnsons plane G-ADSO (Dinky Toys 60c)
Amy Johnsons plane G-ADSO (Dinky Toys 60c)(i)
1934 - 1941
The model is mid-blue with silver wings and a tailfins, and has its markings G-ADSO in matching blue rather than the usual black .
DINKY TOYS No. 60c
Scale Model Souvenir of actual Percival "Gull" aeroplane flown by Mrs. Amy Mollison on her record flight to Capetown and back.
Exhibited at LEWIS'S
At the time that Amy Johnson was using this aircraft, she'd married fellow record-breaking pilot Jim Mollison, and the two of them were setting records together as a team, "The Mollisons".
A little later they divorced and Amy Johnson went back to using her birthname.