HA2621 Hobbymaster AV-8B+ Harrier II BuNo 165354, VMA-542, USMC, 2016

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Hobbymaster 1/72nd scale
HA2621
AV-8B+ Harrier II
BuNo 165354
VMA-542
USMC
2016

RRP £72.00

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Hobbymaster 1/72nd scale HA2621 AV-8B+ Harrier II BuNo 165354, VMA-542, USMC, 2016. Buy online now at Flying Tigers.

The first USMC Harrier II was the AV-8B, a daytime strike fighter. In 1984 development of the AV-8B(NA) “Night Attack” Harriet II began with the addition of a NAVFLIR (Navigation Forward-Looking Infrared) camera in the nose along with night vision goggles. New MFDs (Multi Function Displays) were added as well as an improved HUD, color CRT display and complete heads-down capability. This version of the Harrier also received additional counter-measure dispensers and Rolls-Royce Pegasus 11-61 (F402-RR-408) vectored-thrust turbofan engine.

USMC VMA-211 “Wake Island Avengers” was formed in 1937 as Marine Fighting Squadron 4 (VF-4M) equipped with F3F-1s and F2F-1s. On July 1, 1941 the squadron was re-designated VMF-211. During the 1980’s VMA-211 flew A-4M Skyhawks but in 1990 they transitioned to the new AV-8B Night Attack Harrier and in 2000 they added the AV-8B II+ radar Harrier.Originally manufactured as AV-8 II 162951 it was renumbered as AV-8B (NA) 165419.On June 19, 2015 while with VMA-311 Harrier 165419 sustained more than 2 million dollars damage.

RRP £72.00

Weight 650 g
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Model Code: HA2621

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