Hobby Master 1:72 Air Power Series Diecast Model
Lockheed S-3B Viking – #160131, VS-21 "Fighting Redtails," USS Independence (CV-62), U.S. Navy, 1990s
1:72 Scale. Length: 9". Wingspan: 11.5"
In 1974 the USN VS-21 “Fighting Redtails” was the first squadron to receive the Lockheed S-3A Viking and in April 1991 the first Pacific Fleet squadron to get the S-3B. August 1991 saw VS-21 join CVW-5 at NAF Atsugi, Japan and deployed on USS Independence until 1995. #160131 was sent To AMARC on May 26, 2004.Opening canopy
Detailed cockpit with removable crew figures
Realistic panel lines
Historically accurate printed markings
Detachable weapons or external fuel tanks
Optional extended landing gear
Box with S-3B Viking artwork
The Lockheed S-3 Viking is a four-seat, twin-engine turbofan-powered jet aircraft that was used by the U.S. Navy to identify and track enemy submarines.
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 S-3B Viking features:
Category: Hobby Master 1:72 Military Aircraft Models
Not suitable for children under the age of 14