Hobby Master 1:72 Air Power Series Diecast Model
General Dynamics F-111F Aardvark - 74-0187, 27th TFW, Cannon AFB, New Mexico, July 27, 1996, "The Aardvark Retires"
1:72 Scale. Length: 12.25". Wingspan (spread): 10.5”
To acknowledge the retirement of the F-111 Aardvark, #74-0187 was given special nose art. In September 1996 this aircraft was sent to the Aerospace Maintenance and Regeneration Center at Davis-Monthan AFB, Arizona.Opening canopy
Detailed cockpit with removable crew figures
Realistic panel lines
Historically accurate printed markings
Removable weapons and external fuel tanks
Adjustable sweep wings
Optional extended landing gear
Box with F-111 Aardvark artwork
The General Dynamics F-111 Aardvark entered service with the US Air Force in July 1967 as a medium-range aircraft designed for interdiction and tactical strike. The F-111 was also used as a strategic bomber, reconnaissance and an electronic warfare aircraft. Some unique features of the F-111 when it was introduced included variable-geometry wings, crew seating in an escape capsule cockpit, terrain following radar and afterburning turbofan engines.
Hobby Master offers a wide selection of quality, pre-assembled, diecast model airplanes. Each model is crafted to a high level of accuracy using specifications of the original aircraft. They are constructed with precision-made diecast metal and some plastic components.
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Category: Hobby Master 1:72 Military Aircraft Models
Not suitable for children under the age of 14