Hobby Master 1:72 Air Power Series Diecast Model
McDonnell Douglas (now Boeing) F/A-18F Super Hornet – VFA-103 “Jolly Rogers”, USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75), U.S. Navy, 2016, "Operation Inherent Resolve"
1:72 Scale. Length: 10". Wingspan: 7.5"
Limited production of approximately 1,000 models worldwide
“Operation Inherent Resolve” began in Syria and Iraq on August 8, 2014 with the objective of military intervention to eliminate the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIL). USN VFA-103 “Jolly Rogers” was deployed onboard the USS Harry S. Truman (CVW-7) from November 2015 until July 2016 in support of “OIR”. During their time there VFA-103 launched 490 Precision Guided Missiles making them the most lethal squadron in CVW-7. As of August 2017 the Coalition of 12 countries completed 24,566 strikes in support of “OIR”.Opening canopy
Detailed cockpit with removable crew figures
Realistic panel lines and antennas
Historically accurate printed graphics
Detachable weapons and external fuel tanks
Optional extended landing gear
Box with F/A-18 Hornet artwork
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.
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Category: Hobby Master 1:72 Military Aircraft Models
Not suitable for children under the age of 14 years