CA72JR04 Calibre Wings Grumman F-14A Tomcat VF-84 Jolly Rogers Buno 162688
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New to pre-order ! Worldwide Limited Edition only 1500 pieces.
Calibre Wings 1/72nd scale
Grumman F-14A Tomcat
VF-84 Jolly Rogers
Martin Baker GRU-7 ejection seats (for A/B version)
Realistic pilot & RIO figures
Canopy in open or closed position
Working glove vanes
Movable sweep wings & horizontal stabilizers
Interchangeable engine nozzles in open or closed positions
Landing gears extended or stored
Jet intake covers
Pay load ordnance (based on operational readiness)
Deluxe display stand
Limited edition metal plate
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Calibre Wings 1/72nd scale CA72JR04 Grumman F-14A Tomcat VF-84 Jolly Rogers Buno 162688 . Buy now online at Flying Tigers.
The Grumman F-14 Tomcat is a twin-engine, variable sweep wings capable of supersonic flight. The aircraft is crewed by a Pilot and a Radar Intercept Officer who share the tasks of navigation, Navy and the Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force only. The name “Tomcat” is said to come from the call-sign used by Vice Admiral Thomas Connolly which conformed to the USN tradition of giving Grumman aircraft feline names.
VF-84, Fighter Squadron 84 was an aviation unit of the United States Navy. Originally established as VA-86 on 1st July 1955, it was immediately redesignated as VF-84, it was disestablished on 1st October 1995. It was the third US Navy squadron to be designated as VF-84. The squadron was nicknamed the Jolly Rogers and was based at NAS Oceana. It took the number but not the lineage of VF-84 the “Wolf Gang” and the insignia of VF-61 the Jolly Rogers.
Model Code: CA72JR04
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