Tag: Aircraft

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Preview : 1/72 Italeri Mirage 2000D

Kit Info Manufacturer: Italeri Scale: 1/72 Media: Injection Parts: 58 Price: Rp. 110,000 (est. US$11.00) The Subject The Mirage 2000D is a variant of the Mirage 2000 tasked with conventional strike missions. It is a modification of the Mirage 2000N, which is tasked with nuclear strike missions. A total of 86 units were built and …...

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Preview: 1/72 Hasegawa Grumman F-14D Tomcat ‘VF-101 Grim Reapers’

Kit Info Manufacturer: Hasegawa Scale: 1/72 Media: Injection Parts: 197 Price: Rp. 285,000 (est. US$31.00) The Subject The Grumman F-14D is the final version of the Tomcat. It is at home in both air-to-air and air-to-ground missions and is considered the most versatile platform in the US Navy arsenal. Primary differences between the D...

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On the Bench

WIP : Hasegawa 1/48 F-16C 414th CTS Pt.1

This kit is part of the ‘US Aggressors groupbuild’. Construction went on quite straightforward although there are some problems here and there. Nothing that putty couldn’t fix though. One particularly annoying part is that I have to putty off the holes under the wings meant for underwing stores. Obviously if I was...

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Preview : Hasegawa 1/72 McDonnell Douglas F-4E Phantom II

Kit Info Manufacturer: Hasegawa Scale: 1/72 Media: Injection Parts: 92 Price: S$20.00 (est. US$11.00) The Subject One of the most produced aircraft in the world, the McDonnell Douglas Phantom II is still being operated by some Air Forces (through upgrades) even though the design dates back to the 1950s. The Phantom II is only one...

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Preview : Academy 1/72 Grumman F-14A Tomcat

Kit Info Manufacturer: Academy Scale: 1/72 Media: Injection Parts: 92 Price: S$18.90 (est. US$11.00) The Subject The Grumman F-14 Tomcat is the premier fleet defence aircraft of the US Navy and it has been so for the almost 3 decades. Armed with the AIM-54 Phoenix Air-to-air missile, the Tomcat can target and shootdown 6 different...

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Preview : Italeri 1/72 Grumman A-6E Intruder

Kit Info Manufacturer: Italeri Scale: 1/72 Media: Injection Parts: 127 Price: S$19.90 (est. US$11.50) The Subject The Grumman A-6E Intruder was one of the most versatile combat aircraft in the US Navy’s inventory. Serving faithfully for 30 years, this attack platform was also used as a tanker. Prematurely retired in 1996, there is...

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Completed Builds

Completed : Hasegawa 1/72 Grumman EA-6B Prowler

Kit Info Manufacturer: Hasegawa Scale: 1/72 Media: Injection Plastic The Subject The Grumman EA-6B Prowler is a four-seat electronic warfare aircraft designed to jam and deceive enemy radar and communications facilities. The Prowler requires 4 crewmembers: 1 pilot and 3 Electronic Weapons Officers (EWOs). In 1980, the latest modification...

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Completed : Hasegawa 1/48 McDonnell Douglas F-4G Phantom II ‘Wild Weasel IV’

Kit Info Manufacturer: Hasegawa Scale: 1/48 Media: Injection Plastic The Subject The USAF converted 116 F-4Es into the F-4G Advanced Wild Weasel IV for the role of seeking out and suppressing or destroying enemy radar-directed anti-aircraft artillery batteries and surface-to-air missile sites. Primary armament included the HARM (AGM-88)...

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Completed : Hasegawa 1/48 Grumman F-14A Tomcat ‘VF-84 Jolly Rogers’

Kit Info Manufacturer: Hasegawa Scale: 1/48 Media: Injection Plastic The Subject Developed in the 1970s as a long range ‘fleet defender’, the Grumman F-14A Tomcat is the premier combat aircraft of the US Navy. Armed with a maximum of 6 AIM-54 Phoenix missiles, the Tomcat’s radar can track dozens of targets at one time,...

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