The Grumman F6F Hellcat was a carrier-based fighter aircraft developed to replace the earlier F 4F Wildcat in United States Navy service. It was a completely new design powered by a 2,000 hp Pratt & Whitney R-2800. The Hellcat was the first Navy fighter for which the design took into account lessons from combat with the Japanese Zero. The Hellcat proved to be the most successful aircraft in naval history, destroying 5,271 aircraft while in service with the U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps.
Item No 80341
Item Name F6F-5N Hellcat
Bar Code 6939319203410
Item Type Static Aircraft
Model Dimension Length: 213.33mm Wingspan: 272.08mm
Total Plastic Parts 121pcs
Total Sprues 7 sprues and nose cowling
Chromeplate Parts n/a
Camouflage Scheme F6F-5N(70866)#15 FO VF(N)-107 in September 1944.
Resin Parts n/a
Metal Parts n/a
Photo Etched Parts n/a
Film Accessory n/a
Released Date 2010-04
More Features The kit consists of 115 parts in light grey plastic, 6 clear parts for canopy.
optional position flaps, simple engine detail, separated fixed