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Tamiya 1/48 Douglas A-1J Skyrider USAF Multi-Colored

Detailed 1/48 scale assembly model kit of the Douglas A1/AD Skyraider, a Korean War and Vietnam War era single-seat piston engine attack bomber operated by the United States Air Force and Navy. Originally developed in 1944, the Skyraider never made it to active service in World War II, and by the Korean War, the Skyraider was considered by some a relic in the jet age. However, the Skyraider proved to be an exceptional ground attack aircraft because of its ruggednesse jet age. However, the Skyraider proved to be an exceptional ground attack aircraft because of its ruggedness and ability to fly at low-altitudes and slow speed, and the type had a successful service career that lasted some three decades. This 1/48 scale model kit depicts the U.S.A.F. A-1J variant, which was the final production model and fitted with a Wright R3350-26WB engine, with structural improvements to increase wing fatigue life. Features: Detailed cockpit with decals for instrument panels. Centerline and wing drop tanks included. One pilot figure included. Full armament included (bomb loads and rocket pods). Decals for two U.S.A.F. A1-Js.FeaturesTamiya Item#: 61073Precision **ASSEMBLY-REQUIRED PLASTIC MODEL KIT** with parts mounted on sprue treesFor ages 10 and older; To avoid choking or injury, keep all model kit parts away from small childrenAssembly & painting required. Requires glue, paint, & modeling tools (not included)For damaged product & defective part, contact Tamiya America Customer Service at 1-800-826-4922 read more