Collectors will be proud to display this Limited Edition reproduction of the US Navy F/A 18C Hornet VFA-86 Sidewinders 2004. Designed in the 1970s, the Boeing F/A-18C Hornet is used by the US Navy and US Marine Corps. Generally operating from aircraft carriers, this supersonic strike fighter jet was used to support Operation Iraqi Freedom. In addition to its use in combat, the Hornet is the aircraft of choice of the US Navy Blue Angels. This ultra-detailed 1:18 scale model from the bbi Elite Force Historical Collection is authentic in every detail, down to the VFA-86 Sidewinders camo paint scheme, squadron insignia and nose art. The canopy opens to reveal the detailed cockpit interior and detachable pilot seat. The F/A 18C Hornet comes with a removable Navy Pilot action figure and boarding ladder. A working carrier hook and functional, retractable landing gear add to the realistic effect. Removable, hinged wings can be displayed folded or fully extended. The snap-together model comes with four MK-82 bombs, two AIM-9X Sidewinder Air-to-Air missiles and three drop tanks. Measures 38''L x 26.5''W x 10''H. The snap-together model can be assembled in approximately 15 minutes. Recommended for ages 14 and up. Produced under license from the Boeing Management Company. Boeing and F/A-18 Hornet are trademarks owned by the Boeing Company. The bbi Elite Force Historical Collection offers exceptionally fine and accurate model aircraft and vehicles used in military operations both past and present.
This US Navy F/A 18C Hornet VFA-86 Sidewinders 2004 snap-together model is an exciting reproduction of the modern supersonic strike fighter jet
Realistic panel lines, opening canopy, functional landing gear, working carrier hook, folding wings, removable USN Pilot action figure and more
Limited Edition reproduction is authentic in every detail, down to the VFA-86 Sidewinders camo paint scheme and squadron insignia
Measures 38''L x 26.5''W x 10''H; includes Navy Pilot action figure, 4 MK-82 bombs, 2 Sidewinder Air-to-Air missiles and 3 drop tanks
The Elite Force Historical Collection offers realistic model aircraft and vehicles used in military operations both past and present