DPR Models to take off again
Founder David Rawlins sells the company to aeromodelling enthusiast Mohammad Adeem
DPR Models, founded in 1978 by David Rawlins, is set to make a return following the sale of the manufacturing business to aeromodelling enthusiast Mohammad Adeem.
DPR Models became the UK’s leading manufacturer of traditional balsa wood gliders and rubber powered aeroplanes, making well over a million models in 25 years. Now these popular model planes, featuring the classic Concorde, Gnat and Tornado catapult launched gliders, Chuckie, Winner and Rare Bird gliders and rubber powered Cessna 180, Racer and Hyper Cub will become available in the UK again.
David Rawlins and Mohammad Adeem shake on the sale
The DPR Models range will be jointly distributed to retailers across the UK by two leading wholesalers, J. Perkins Distribution Ltd and Javis Manufacturing.