HA5234 Hobbymaster Grumman F-14A Tomcat 161296, VF-154, USS Ktty Hawk, 2003 “OIF”

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Now in stock ! Only 500 pieces limited edition worldwide.
Hobbymaster 1/72nd scale
Grumman F-14A Tomcat
USS Ktty Hawk

RRP £124.00

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Model Description

Hobbymaster 1/72nd scale HA5234 Grumman F-14A Tomcat 161296, VF-154, USS Ktty Hawk, 2003 “OIF” . Buy 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.

F-14A 161296 was delivered to VF-1 on March 6, 1982. Over the years 161296 flew with VF-21, 114, 2, 124, 32, 41 and finally VF-154 “Black Knights”. In 2003 the USS Kitty Hawk with VF-154 deployed for Operation Iraqi Freedom. Five VF-154 F-14s were stationed at the Al Udeid AB Qatar with the rest operating from the Kitty Hawk. The five land-based Black Knights’ flew more than 300 combat hours dropping over 50,000 pounds of ordnance. F-14A 161296 dropped 32 LGBs and was the only one to use its cannon.

RRP £124.00

Weight 750 g

Model Type


Historical Era

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Model Code: HA5234

Model categories:
1/72nd scale Military Jet Aircraft, Grumman F-14 Tomcat, HobbyMaster Aviation, Military Aviation, New Models In Stock