Hobby Master 1:72 Air Power Series Diecast Model
McDonnell Douglas F-15E Eagle – 97-0219, 492nd FS, 48th FW, USAF, RAF Lakenheath, England, 2019, 75th D-Day Anniversary paint scheme
1:72 Scale. Length: 10.5". Wingspan: 7.25"
Limited production of approximately 800 models worldwide
During WW II the 48th Fighter Wing’s primary aircraft was the P-47 Thunderbolt so as the 75th Anniversary of the D-Day landing was approaching it was only fitting that the 492nd FS/48th FW at RAF Lakenheath, England paint one of their aircraft. The 492nd FS/ 48th FW assisted D-Day operations by bombing bridges, railways and cutting off German supply lines. Lockheed F-15E Eagle 97-0291 received markings representing the black and white stripes worn by allied aircraft to distinguish them from German aircraft. 970219 wears 1 kill mark for downing an Iranian droneOpening canopy
Detailed cockpit with removable pilot figure
Realistic panel lines and antennas
Historically accurate printed markings
Removable weapons and external fuel tanks
Optional extended landing gear
Box with F-15 Eagle artwork
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.
This model of an F-15 Eagle features:
Category: Hobby Master 1:72 Military Aircraft Models
Not suitable for children under the age of 14