Rosalva Rodriguez checks to make sure the decals are applied correctly to a model at Pacific Miniatures last month in Fullerton, Calif. When airlines open new routes, make deals with other carriers or finance new jets, there is a gifting of high-quality models.
Rosalva Rodriguez checks to make sure the decals are applied correctly to a model at Pacific Miniatures last month in Fullerton, Calif. When airlines open new routes, make deals with other carriers or finance new jets, there is a gifting of high-quality models. Chris Carlson AP
Rosalva Rodriguez checks to make sure the decals are applied correctly to a model at Pacific Miniatures last month in Fullerton, Calif. When airlines open new routes, make deals with other carriers or finance new jets, there is a gifting of high-quality models. Chris Carlson AP

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