|Brewster Buffalo F2A-3 1/72 Die Cast Model|
Capt. William C. Humberd, VMF-221, Battle of Midway ,1942
Winning a competition against the Grumman F4F Wildcat in 1939, the Brewster Buffalo F2A-3 became the U.S. Navy's first monoplane fighter aircraft and saw limited service during the early years of World War II.
A replica of one of those Buffalo F2A-3 fighters flown by Capt. William C. Humberd with the VMF-211 during the Battle of Midway in 1942, this model - the 35th release in the Oxford Diecast series of 1/72 scale, die cast warplanes - features textured surfaces, a detailed cockpit with a glazed canopy, authentic markings, and more. 5¾" wingspan; includes a display stand that identifies the plane and pilot.
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|The World's Fighting Aircraft|
Classic Military Aircraft
Winchester, ed. A thoroughly researched, comprehensive guide to of the world's fighting aircraft from the first days of heavier-than-air flight to the end of the Second World War, this volume examines more than 220 combat aircraft. You'll learn about the technical specifications, performance data, and variants of World War I triplanes and biplanes, World War II fighters and bombers, and everything in-between. 448 pages, color photographs and illustrations throughout, 11"x 8½", softcover.
Check out the second volume (item #36390) for even more information on combat aircraft.
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