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1/72 Hobby Boss A-4F Sky Hawk 87255

$36.36 $51.00
SKU: HBB87255
The A-4 Skyhawk was designed by Douglas in response to a U.S. Navy call for a jet-powered attack aircraft to replace the older A-1 Skyraider. Douglas opted for a design that would minimize its size, weight, and complexity. The result was an aircraft that weighed only half of the Navy's weight specification. It had a wing so compact that it did not need to be folded for carrier stowage.

A-4F refinement of A-4E with extra avionics housed in a hump on the fuselage spine (this feature later retrofitted to A-4Es and some A-4Cs) and more powerful J52-P-8Aengine with 9,300 lbf (41 kN) of thrust, later upgraded in service to J52-P-408 with 11,200 lbf (50 kN), 147 built. Some served with Blue Angels acrobatic team from 1973 to 1986.

Item No 87255
Item Name A-4F Sky Hawk
Bar Code 6939319272553
Scale 1:72
Item Type Plastic Model Aircraft Kit
Model Dimension Length: 182.6mm Width: 116.2mm
Total Plastic Parts 160+
Total Sprues 6 sprues
Chromeplate Parts n/a
Resin Parts n/a
Metal Parts n/a
Photo Etched Parts n/a
Film Accessory n/a
Released Date 2019-11
More Features The kit consists of over 160 parts , includes 3 clear parts