The Lockheed F-80 'Shooting Star' is the first fighter jet which have the speed over 800kph,the first mass-produced jet, and the first fighter jets into combat of the US Air Force. The prototype P-80 took the first flight in January,1944,and into service in February,1945.Cause of the ending of the World War II, the Air Force reduce the plan from 5000 to 917.The P-80 were renamed to F-80 in 1948.
The F-80A have a J33-A-5 engine which can pull the aircraft to 932kpm.The weapon contains two 12.7-mm M3 guns with 1800 rounds of ammunition.
Item No 81723
Item Name F-80A Shooting Star fighter
Bar Code 6939319217233
Item Type Static kit
Model Dimension Length: 218.3mm Wingspan:246.6 mm
Total Plastic Parts 110+
Total Sprues 7 sprues
Chromeplate Parts n/a
Resin Parts n/a
Metal Parts n/a
Photo Etched Parts 1 piece
Film Accessory n/a
Released Date 2013-05
More Features the kit consists of over 110 parts
-Detailed fuselage & wing w/accurate design
-Detailed gear cabin & cockpit
-Photo etched parts for safety belt etc.