Hobby Master 1:48 Air Power Series Diecast Model
Focke-Wulf Fw 190A-6 – “Yellow 5”, Oberleutnant Otto Kittel, 3./JG 54 Luftwaffe, Riga-Stuike, August 1944
1:48 Scale. Length: 7.25". Wingspan: 8.5"
Otto "Bruno" Kittel was a German Luftwaffe ace pilot during World War II and the fourth highest scoring ace in aviation history. He joined the Luftwaffe in 1939 and flew his first combat mission in 1941. Kittel recorded his first aerial victories on June 30, 1941 during the German invasion of the Soviet Union. In early 1943 he began flying a Fw 190 and his total began to rise rapidly. On September 15, 1943 Kittel claimed his 100th aerial victory and on August 26, 1944, while flying Fw 190 “Yellow 5,” he achieved his 200th. On February 16, 1945 Kittel took off with his Wing to engage a formation of 14 Soviet Shturmovik aircraft. During the aerial battle that followed, Kittel was shot down and killed, having scored his 267th and final victory of the war.Opening canopy
Detailed cockpit with removable pilot figure
Realistic panel lines
Historically accurate printed markings
Detachable fuel tank (drop tank)
Optional extended landing gear
Box with opening cover panel and Fw 190 artwork
The Focke-Wulf Fw 190 was a German single-seat fighter aircraft used by the Luftwaffe during World War II. The prototype was first flown on June 1, 1939 and production deliveries began in late 1941. The Fw 190 proved to be suitable for a wide variety of roles, including; air superiority fighter, strike fighter and ground attack. From 1941 to 1945, over 20,000 Fw 190s were built.
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Category: Hobby Master 1:48 Military Aircraft Models
Not suitable for children under the age of 14