WB130SV02 WB Models Saudi Arabian Royal Flight Lockheed C-130H Hercules (L-382) HZ-115 with stand

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WB130SV02
WB Models 1/200th scale
Saudi Arabian Royal Flight
Lockheed C-130H Hercules (L-382)
HZ-115
with stand

RRP  £86.00

In stock

Model Description

WB Models 1/200th scale WB130SV02 Saudi Arabian Royal Flight Lockheed C-130H Hercules (L-382) HZ-115 with stand. Available to pre-order at Flying Tigers.

 

The Lockheed C-130 Hercules is a four–engine turboprop military transport aircraft designed and built originally by Lockheed (now Lockheed Martin). Capable of using unprepared runways for takeoffs and landings, the C-130 was originally designed as a troop, medevac, and cargo transport aircraft. The versatile airframe has found uses in a variety of other roles, including as a gunship (AC-130), for airborne assault, search and rescue, scientific research support, weather reconnaissance, aerial refueling, maritime patrol, and aerial firefighting. It is now the main tactical airlifter for many military forces worldwide. Over forty variants and versions of the Hercules, including a civilian one marketed as the Lockheed L-100, operate in more than 60 nations.

The C-130 entered service with the U.S. in the 1950s, followed by Australia and others. During its years of service, the Hercules family has participated in numerous military, civilian and humanitarian aid operations. In 2007, the C-130 became the fifth aircraft—after the English Electric Canberra, B-52 Stratofortress, Tu-95 Bear, and KC-135 Stratotanker—to mark 50 years of continuous service with its original primary customer, in this case, the United States Air Force. The C-130 Hercules is the longest continuously produced military aircraft at over 60 years, with the updated Lockheed Martin C-130J Super Hercules being produced today.

RRP £86.00

Weight 750 g
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Model Code: WB130SV02

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Civilian Aviation, Future Military Model Releases, Future Models Civilian Aircraft 1/200th scale, Military Aviation, White Box Models