First flown in the 1950?s, later models of the B-52 continue to serve the United States Air Force. Updated B-52?s are expected to continue to serve for decades yet to come. The 1/144 Minicraft B-52H represents the current, modernized, flying model with added antennas, electronic countermeasures and lowlight vision enhancements typically found on the modernized aircraft. The kit features poseable flaps and landing gear (up or down) and decals representing 2 different B-52?s currently in operation.
Markings included are: USAF B-52H 60-0059, 96th BS, 2nd BW, Barksdale AFB, 2001; USAF B-52H 61-0022, 93rd BS, 40th Air Expeditionary Wing, 2001
Position-able landing gear
Skill level 2 kit