C-119 Rudder Airplane Desk

The Fairchild C-119 rudder desk is truly a limited edition with, currently, only 40 frames available. The original cloth cover on this 1950’s rudder is stripped to expose the interior design. Mounted on 4” hardwood “V” shaped legs, this richly detailed piece can be powder coated to match your home or office décor. This executive desk measure 8’4” in length, or it can be customized to an extended length of 11’ as a handsome conference table.
 
Features: 
  • Following 120 man-hours of cutting, grinding, stripping, buffing and polishing, the rudder is powder coated for a high gloss finish
  • The sturdy ½” wooden legs are also power coated or laminated to your specifications.
  • The rudder is topped with ½” tempered glass to expose the interior
  • Available in many colors or buffed down to the original aluminum fram

History

First flight: 1947
Role: Military transport aircraft
Manufacturer: Fairchild Aircraft

Finishes: 

Aluminum:
• Mirror Polished
• Urethane Paint

Legs:
• Powder coated
• Epoxy Painted