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EBACE 2019 took place at the Palexpo conference center in Geneva from May 21 to May 23. Once again, PacMin cutaways and large scale models were popular sights on the exhibition floor. PacMin aviation models could be seen at mainstay booths including Aerion, Airbus Corporate Jets, Boeing Business Jets, Bombardier, Greenpoint, HondaJet, and others. (more…)

75 years ago, the Normandy Invasion (D-Day) turned the tide and paved the way for the Allies’ victory. It remains a powerful memory for WWII veterans and their families. In 2019, we honor their legacy with a 75th anniversary flight to Normandy with a restored C-53D Skytrooper. (more…)

PacMin produced a variety of full-size and large scale drone models for AUVSI XPONENTIAL 2019. The models ranged in size from under 2’ to over 7’ in length and were on display at the Boeing booth. (more…)

Boeing treated audiences to a preview of the cabin on board their latest airliner–the 777X. The airplane is expected to take its first flight later this year with deliveries to airlines by 2020. (more…)

  • High Energy Laser (HEL) measures 32.7 inches (83 cm) in length and is 14.3 inches (36 cm) tall (1/3 scale) 
  • Beam Director measures 12 inches (30.5 cm) tall (1/3 scale)
  • Hand prepped NYLON 12 (PA) RP parts 
  • Primed and painted with automotive grade paint and urethane clear
  • Incorporated modular components 

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PacMin produced several large exhibit models for Boeing at the 2019 AIAA SciTech Forum in San Diego. Exhibit models on display included two concept aircraft, the recently unveiled Transonic Truss-Braced Wing (TTBW) and the Aurora D8, as well as a 737 MAX 10 which will begin commercial flights in 2020. (more…)