Nakajima C6N1 Carrier Recon
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In Stock (Ships in 1-3 business days)List price: $47.00You pay: $32.99(All prices in U.S. Dollars)Manufacturer: Hasegawa ModelsStock Number: HAS 7402Scale: 1/48View all products of type "C6N Myrt"
This model kit requires assembly. Cement, paint and other construction materials not included unless specifically stated in the description.
The IJN's "iridescent cloud"
When it came to speed and recon, only the F6F-5 Hellcat could match the Nakajima C6N1. This three-seat aircraft was nicknamed the Saiun or "Iridescent Cloud" by Japan, while the Allies referred to it as "Myrt." The C6N1 was a carrier-based aircraft, but since many carriers were destroyed by 1945, the IJN deployed them from land bases like Truk Island and Ominato. This limited edition kit features two marking options.
- IJN Higashi-Karorin NFG, Code: HK-72, Truk Island, Aug. 1945
- IJN Nagoya NFG, Code: Nako-02, Ominato, June 1945