- Realistic collectible model
- Diecast & plastic parts
- Highly detailed, moveable components.
- Display stand included.
- Measures 8” L x 9.25” Wingspan
- Display model, recommended for hobbyists and collectors, 14 years and above.
The North American Aviation P-51 Mustang is an American long-range, single-seat fighter and fighter-bomber used during World War II and the Korean War, among other conflicts. The Mustang was designed in 1940 by North American Aviation. First flight of the Mustang was on October 26th 1940 and introduced into service in January 1942. The official last year of service was 1984 with the Dominican Air Force. Over 15,000 Mustangs were produced.
This model represents the Mustang “Jumpin Jaques” (BUNO 464076) flown by 1st Lt Jacques Young of the 3rd Fighter Squadron (Commando), 3rd Air Commando Group, 5th Air Force based in the Philippines 1945. The 3rd Air Commando Group had the unique mission of establishing and maintaining airfields behind enemy lines in the Philippine islands.
This Hobby Master model is highly detailed collectors model. The model features authentic paint scheme, opening canopy with a removeable pilot figures. Optional position landing gear, and display stand.
Great care should be taken when handling this model. This is a great addition to your diecast aircraft collection.