P-40 Pearl Harbor airplane model. The Curtiss P-40 Warhawk is one of the best-liked airplanes of World War IIeven though its performance was never quite up to that of its opponents. The most important thing about the P-40 to the United States was that it was available in ever-growing quantity to fight a war when no other fighters were. This model is painted to reflect one used during the attack on Pearl Harbor. Mahogany Wood. Scale: 1/32. Wingspan 14 inches, Length 12 inches.