Hobby Master 1:72 Air Power Series Die-cast Model
Lockheed S-3B Viking – 160155, VS-33 "Screwbirds", USS Stennis, U.S. Navy, 2009
1:72 Scale. Length: 9". Wingspan: 11.5"
Order in advance for an expected arrival in March 2024. The release date is subject to change by the manufacturer.
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Limited production of approximately 400 models worldwide
S-3A 160155 c/n 394A-1137 joined the US Navy on September 25, 1976 with VS-30 "Diamond Cutters" until 1983. In 1990 the aircraft was upgraded to an S-3B and in 2000 was assigned to VS-33. The "Screwbirds" transitioned to the S-3B in 1991 and 1993 they became a "Sea Control Squadron" reflecting the multi-role mission of this new aircraft. The actual full name of VS-33 is "World Famous and Internationally Traveled Screwbirds". From November 12, 2001 until May 28 2002 VS-33 was onboard the USS Stennis flying in support of "Operation Enduring Freedom".Opening canopy
Detailed cockpit with removable crew figures
Realistic panel lines and antennas
Historically accurate printed markings (no decals)
Optional extended landing gear
Box with S-3 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 is a manufacturer of high quality, pre-built, diecast models. Each model is crafted with meticulous attention to detail, using specifications of the original aircraft or vehicle. They are made with 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 years