P-40N Kittyhawk Die Cast Model FX-760, 112 Squadron, RAF, 1944.
The Curtiss P-40 Warhawk first flew in 1938 as a modification of the Curtiss P-36 Hawk.
Warhawk was the official U.S. designation while the name Tomahawk was used by the British Commonwealth and Soviet forces for the P-40B and C and Kittyhawk for P-40Ds and later variants.
Aircraft displayed at the RAF Museum Hendon, London. Learn More