The first all-metal airplane to fly was the Tubavion monoplane, constructed by the Frenchmen Ponche and Primard and exhibited at the 3rd Paris Salon on 16 December 1911. Two were built.

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—did you know… the traditional scale for kit models: 1:144 1:100 1:72 1:48 1:32 1:24 (1/144 1/100 1/72 1/48 1/32 1/24) 
With 1/48 and 1/72 being the most popular for aircraft.

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