F/A-18A A21-27 Hornet RAAF 75 Sqn

$110.00

 

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Diecast metal construction with some plastic components.
Realistic panel lines, antennas, access panels and surface details.
Pad printed markings and placards that won’t fade or peel like decals. Opening canopies, revealing detailed cockpit interiors.
Authentic detachable ordnance loads complete with placards.
Accurately detailed underside.

Description

F/A-18A A21-27 Hornet RAAF 75 Sqn

F/A-18A A21-27 Hornet RAAF 75 Sqn, Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series  HA3535
McDonnell Douglas F/A-18A “A21-27”
75 Sqn, RAAF

Livery is for 75 Squadron F/A-18A, A21-27 Classic Hornet.

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1:72 Scale
McDonnell Douglas F/A-18A Hornet
Length : 23.5 cm (9.25″)
Width : 15.88 cm (6.25″)

The McDonnell Douglas (now Boeing) F/A-18 Hornet is a supersonic twin engine all-weather night fighter and attack aircraft. The F/A-18s first flew in November 1978 and the first 1987 production switched to the F/A-18C. Variants A and C are single-seat aircraft while B and D are tandem-seats. The Hornet can operate from either aircraft carriers or land bases with the capability of in flight refueling. A total of 1,480 A-D variants were built.

The RAAF ordered 75 F-18 Hornets made up of 57 single-seat “A” variant serials A21-1 to A21- 57 and 18 two-seater F-18 “B” serials A21-101 to A21-118. F/A-18A A21-27 c/n 514 AF-27 was first delivered to 75 Sqn./81 Wing on May 10, 1988. 75 Sqn. deployed to Qatar from February 2003 to May 2003 for Operation Bastille and Operation Falconer, RAAF names for their participation in OIF. During their time in Qatar 75 Sqn. flew 350 combat missions delivering 122 LGBs before returning to home base Tindal.

 

Additional information

Weight 1 kg
Dimensions 29 × 29 × 9 cm

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