|Grumman F6F-5 Hellcat 1/32 Die Cast Model|
"Minsi III," Cdr. David McCampbell, USN, USS Essex, 1944
The Grumman F6F Hellcat, which resembled the F4F Wildcat it was designed to replace, was a carrier-based fighter that first saw service with the U.S. Navy in 1943 and later helped secure air superiority over the Pacific Theater during World War II.
A replica of "Minsi III," an F6F-5 Hellcat flown by 34-victory ace Cdr. David McCampbell of VF-15 off of the USS Essex (CV-9) in 1944, this limited edition, 1/32 scale, die cast model - part of Hobby Master's top-of-the-line Premium Collection - is the next centerpiece of your aviation display! Completely newly tooled, it is loaded with exceptional features, including a fully outfitted cockpit with a sliding canopy and pilot figure; a finely detailed radial engine with a rotating metal propeller; folding wings; two fuselage-mounted bombs and a centerline drop tank; six wing-mounted rockets; optional-position landing gear; authentic markings, such as McCampbell's victory symbols below the canopy; and more. 16" wingspan; arrives ready to display.
Add a stand! Item #980244 is specifically designed to fit your 1/32 scale Grumman F6F-5 Hellcat.
|Lockheed F-35A Lightning II 1/72 Die Cast Model|
461st Flight Test Squadron, 412th Test Wing, Spring, 2013
An advanced stealth fifth-generation fighter, the Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II combines high speed with excellent agility and will perform ground attack, reconnaissance, and air defense missions when it enters service with the U.S. Armed Forces beginning in late 2015. A replica of one of those cutting-edge aircraft flight tested by the 461st Flight Test Squadron, 412th Test Wing, in 2013, this newly tooled, 1/72 scale, die cast Hobby Master model belongs in every collection!
You get engraved panel lines, a detailed cockpit with an optional-position canopy and a pilot figure, an electro-optical target system (EOTS) under the nose, removable wing- and fuselage-mounted ordnance, optional-position weapons bays, realistic engine air intakes and an exhaust nozzle, optional-position landing gear, and authentic markings. Measures approximately 8½" long with a 5¾" wingspan and includes a display stand.
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