Site Information


 Loading... Please wait...

Level 1 Model Kit Douglas A-4B/Q Skyhawk Aircraft with 2 Scheme Options 1/72 Plastic Model Kit by Airfix


Product Description

  • Brand new plastic model kit of Douglas A-4B/Q Skyhawk Aircraft with 2 Scheme Options (Level 1) 1/72 plastic model kit by Airfix.
  • Brand new box.
  • Vintage style packaging.
  • Officially licensed product.
  • Contains 75 detailed parts.
  • Does NOT include display stand.
  • Paint and cement required (not included).
  • Manufacturer's original unopened packaging.
  • Parts molded in Light Gray, unless otherwise indicated.
  • Dimensions approximately L-7, W-4.5 inches assembled.
  • Includes decals to design the plane in 2 different schemes.
    The Douglas A-4B/Q Skyhawk, a versatile and compact carrier-based attack aircraft, became a stalwart of the United States Navy and Marine Corps during the mid-20th century. Introduced in the late 1950s, the A-4B variant played a significant role in various conflicts, showcasing its agility, efficiency, and adaptability. One of its earliest deployments was during the early stages of the Vietnam War, where it provided close air support and carried out bombing missions against enemy targets.
    The A-4B/Q Skyhawk gained further prominence during the Cuban Missile Crisis in 1962 when it was on alert, ready to respond to potential threats. Its small size and ability to operate from aircraft carriers made it a valuable asset for quick deployment and strategic flexibility. As conflicts evolved, the Skyhawk continued to prove its mettle in subsequent engagements, including the Falklands War in 1982, where the Argentine Navy utilized A-4Q Skyhawks in combat against British forces.
    This 1:72 scale model meticulously replicates distinctive design and military livery. Aviation enthusiasts and collectors alike will appreciate the fine details of this replica, which pays homage to the aircraft's rich history and its role in pivotal moments of 20th-century military aviation. Bring a piece of this iconic aircraft's legacy into your collection with this accurate and finely crafted model.


Share  :

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to The Fancy Share to Pinterest Share to Pinterest Share to Pinterest