- Brand new 1/72 scale diecast model of McDonnell Douglas AV-8B Harrier II Plus Attack Aircraft “VMA-311, USMC, Afghanistan” (2013) “Air Power Series” die cast model by Hobby Master.
- Brand new box.
- Detailed exterior.
- True-to-scale detail.
- Includes display stand.
- Officially licensed product.
- Includes missile accessories.
- Manufacturer’s original unopened packaging.
- Dimensions approximately Length- 7.75, Wingspan- 5 inches.
- Diecast metal and plastic construction for durability and a heavy, realistic feel.
- It is a highly detailed and accurate model, perfect for collectors and enthusiasts of military history.
- Realistic panel lines, antennas, access panels, and surface details for an authentic representation of the real-life airplane.
- HISTORY ASPECTS:
- The AV-8B Harrier II Plus, flown by the US Marine Corps, is a versatile vertical/short takeoff and landing (V/STOL) aircraft that has seen action in various conflicts around the world. One notable deployment was during the conflict in Afghanistan in 2013, where the Harrier II Plus played a crucial role in supporting ground operations and providing close air support to coalition forces.
- In Afghanistan, the AV-8B Harrier II Plus of VMA-311 showcased its exceptional capabilities by conducting precision strikes against enemy positions, conducting reconnaissance missions, and providing valuable aerial support to ground forces. Its ability to take off and land vertically allowed it to operate from austere and forward operating bases, giving the Marines unparalleled flexibility and responsiveness in combat situations.
- This 1:72 scale model captures the essence of this remarkable aircraft. Every detail, from the distinctive V/STOL capabilities to the sleek design, has been meticulously recreated. Displaying this model proudly in your collection is a testament to the bravery and skill of the USMC aviators who flew the Harrier II Plus in combat.
- Experience the power and versatility of the AV-8B Harrier II Plus with this finely crafted model. Whether you are an aviation enthusiast or a military history buff, this model allows you to appreciate the technological advancements and combat prowess of this iconic aircraft. Add it to your collection and relive the historic moments when the AV-8B Harrier II Plus dominated the skies in Afghanistan and beyond.
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