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F/A-18F Super Hornet Model, RAAF 1 Sqn - Hobby Master HA5117


F/A-18F Super Hornet Model, RAAF 1 Sqn - Hobby Master HA5117 - click to enlarge
F/A-18F Super Hornet Model, RAAF 1 Sqn - Hobby Master HA5117 - click to enlarge


Item No. HM-HA5117
$129.95
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Order in advance for an expected arrival in November 2020. The release date is subject to change by the manufacturer.

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Hobby Master 1:72 Air Power Series Diecast Model

McDonnell Douglas (now Boeing) F/A-18F Super Hornet – 1 Squadron "100th Anniversary”, RAAF, Australia, 2019

1:72 Scale.  Length: 10".  Wingspan: 7.5"



Limited production of approximately 600 models worldwide


F/A-18F A44-210 Bu. 167966 c/n AF-10 was delivered to the RAAF 1 Squadron at Amberley on July 6, 2010. In 2017 this aircraft went to Iraq during Operation Okra, Australia’s support against ISIL. In 2016 the aircraft was painted to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of 1 Squadron and still wore the scheme in 2019. From 1950-1958 the squadron was based in Singapore then returned to Australia and was re-equipped with the English Electric Canberra. The squadron later flew the F-4 Phantom II, F-111 Aardvark and in 2010 the F/A-18 Super Hornet.

The McDonnell Douglas Boeing F/A-18E Super Hornet is a twin-engine multi-role carrier-based aircraft. The “E” variant is single-seater while the “F” variant is a tandem-seat configuration. The E is a much larger, more advanced and more capable variant of the F/A-18C. The Super Hornet variant can carry a larger array of weapons as well as more of them and is capable of returning to the carrier while still carrying unspent munitions. The first flight of the F/A-18E took place in 1995 with delivery to the U.S. Navy starting in 1999.


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/A-18 Super Hornet features:

  • Opening canopy
  • Detailed cockpit with removable crew figures
  • Realistic panel lines and antennas
  • Historically accurate printed markings
  • Detachable weapons and external fuel tanks
  • Optional extended landing gear
  • Display stand
  • Box with F/A-18 Hornet artwork



  • Category: Hobby Master 1:72 Military Aircraft Models


    Not suitable for children under the age of 14


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