LTV A-7E Corsair – VA-72 Blue Hawks, US Navy, Op Desert Storm 1991
2 in stock
2 in stock
Century Wings 1/72 scale 782969: Ling-Temco-Vought A-7E Corsair of VA-72 “Blue Hawks” AC400, US Navy during Operation Desert Storm in 1991. Derived from the F-8 Crusader fighter and fondly nicknamed “SLUF” (meaning “Short Little Ugly Fella)the Corsair served faithfully with US Navy carrier borne attack squadrons for 3 decades. Limited Edition of 1800 pieces worldwide, of which only approx 200 have come to the UK.
Length 7.75 inches Wingspan 6.5 inches
Highly detailed and accurate, the 1/72 scale Corsair features completed landing gear sub-assemblies that snap quickly into place, eliminating the need to attach individual gear doors and struts that are found on similar diecast models. They also feature 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, selected moveable control surfaces, optional extended/retracted landing gear, presentation stand to display the aircraft “in flight”, detailed removeable pilot, and authentic interchangeable ordnance loads complete with placards.