1/72 Area 88: A-4F Skyhawk Greg Gates

by Hasegawa
$18.43 USD $23.04 USD

Description

This is an injection-plastic jet aircraft model kit.

    From Hasegawa comes this nicely molded, limited edition, 1/72 scale model the A-4F Skyhawk. This kit features markings from the Japanese manga series Area 88, specifically of pilot Greg Gates' aircraft.

Adapted from Hasegawa:

    1950s tasked the design team at Douglas Aircraft to come up with a next-generation carrier-borne ground attack plane. Douglas, utilizing the newest in light aircraft design technology, came up with a proposal for a small jet weighing a mere 6.8 tons and with a wingspan of only 8.4 meters. Douglas ended up with a Navy contract, and the prototype made its maiden flight on June 22, 1954, featuring a superlight airframe and a layout emphasizing efficient and simple manufacturing.

  • [Mold Color]: Gray
  • [Includes]: Clear parts, decal sheet

Details

Code: HSG64773
Release Date: Feb 2019
Series: Area 88
Item Size/Weight: 30.0cm x 13.0cm x 4.4cm / 160g
Manufacturer: Hasegawa

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