Dragon Models “Dragon Wings” Diecast Model
Lockheed Martin C-5M Super Galaxy - 418th Flight Test Squadron, 436th Airlift Wing, Edwards AFB, California, 2008
1:400 Scale. Length: 7.4”. Wingspan: 6.7”
The Lockheed C-5 Galaxy is a large military transport aircraft operated by the U.S. Air Force. It provides the USAF with heavy intercontinental-range strategic airlift capability. The C-5 is easily identified by its large size, high wings and the distinctive T-tail. It has front and rear cargo doors allowing for simultaneous loading and unloading and is capable of transporting nearly every type of U.S. Army combat equipment including six AH-64 Apaches or five Bradley Fighting Vehicles (BFV). It also has an upper deck seating area for 73 passengers.Die-cast metal body
Detailed turbofan engines
Historically accurate printed markings
Optional extended landing gear
First flown on June 30, 1968, the C-5 Galaxy entered operational service with the USAF in June 1970. Between 1968 and 1989, 131 C-5s were built by Lockheed (81 C-5A and 50 C-5B). Some early model C-5s have now been retired while others have been upgraded with new engines and modernized avionics designed to extend their service life. These upgraded C-5s are designated C-5M Super Galaxy.
Dragon Models offers a wide range of high quality, ready-made, diecast models. Each model is crafted with meticulous attention to detail, using specifications of the original aircraft. They are constructed with precision-made die-cast metal and some plastic components.
This model of a C-5M Super Galaxy features:
Category: Dragon Wings 1:400 Military Aircraft Models