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. Remained in first-line service to 1932 and were then retained as “hacks” (command and staff transports) for several more years.

Set contains:
Material: Grey resin
Parts: 130 pcs.
Etched parts: 15 pcs.
Decals: over 40 pcs.
Film: 1 pcs.
Color manual
Model dimensions: (Length) 244 mm x (Span) 315 mm