Aero-Nautique Models has been producing the worlds finest collection of hand crafted
model aircraft, ships, vehicles and plaques for over 15 years. The high level of
workmanship developed over years of applying time honored carving and painting techniques,
combined with the inherent appeal uniquely hand crafted pieces makes our mahogany
sculptures true works of art, most definitely not to be confused with toys or mass
produced models. Join the thousands of collectors world wide as you build your private
collection of master made models which will be handed to your generation that reflects
your past, your interest and your passion of flight or the sea.
Hand-made in the tradition of master craftsmen
We are working from three-dimensional drawings, chip away the excess wood from the
kiln-dried mahogany block until a model amazingly appears. We work our tools with
remarkable precision and unusual attention to detail. Several stages of fine sanding
procedure a silky smooth surface ready for final painting.
Talented artist using ultra-fine brushes apply the artwork, stripes and markings.
A final Coat of clear lacquer provides lasting protection to exquisite finish. We
select models and paint schemes for their historical significance and authenticity.
Pillow Pack Protection
Our Aviation Models are packed in individually hand cut protective foam layers which
cushion these valuable models from damage during transit. Unpacking and care instructions
are included with each hand made model.
Our Maritime Models are packed in a wooden protective crates which cocoon the models
from transit damage. These secure crates require a Phillips head screw drivers to
Customer Satisfaction Guarantee
Our promise of a beautiful handmade model is backed by a 12 month guarantee against
any production defects. In the unlikely event any of our models displays uncharacteristic
flaws, we will replace it at no charge. Likewise, our fulfillment team will ensure
rapid delivery of any item to any customer directly from our warehouse eliminating
You can also purchase Custom Model Gift Certificates at $99.00 for a plaque replica, $249.00 for a 17” in length or wingspan for an aircraft replica.