It first flew on 3 February 1928, turning in a respectable performance and garnering Boeing a contract for 73 more. F3Bs served as fighter-bombers for some four years with the squadrons VF-2B aboard USS Langley, VB-2B aboard USS Saratoga and VB-1B on USS Lexington. Some of F3B-1 served as command aircrafts. Painted in admiral blue colour.

Set contains:
Material: Grey resin
Parts: 134 pcs.
Etched parts: 15 pcs.
Decals: over 40 pcs.
Film: 1 pcs.
Color manual
Model dimensions: (Length) 244 mm x (Span) 315 mm