Hawker Tempest Mk.V
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and is no longer available.List price: $14.50You pay: $9.99(All prices in U.S. Dollars)Manufacturer: Academy ModelsStock Number: ACD 1669Scale: 1/72View all products of type "Tempest"
This model kit requires assembly. Cement, paint and other construction materials not included unless specifically stated in the description.
The Hawker Tempest showed impressive aerial combat ablility in fending off German V-1 "Flying Bombs" and providing air support for Allied troops that invaded Normandy, France on D-Day. It showed its versatility later on in the war, striking German ground targets as Allied forces moved across Europe.
This aircraft featured Hispano cannons and a 2,180 HP Napier Sabre II engine that allowed it to fly at speeds up to 435mph.
- Fully engraved pannel lines and rivet detail.
- Optional position canopy and landing gear door.
- Highly detailed cockpit interior and landing gear bay.