Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series HA19054 McDonnell Douglas F-4C Phantom II 64-0776, 389th TFS "The Gunfighters", May 1967 (flown by Lt Col Robert Titus and 1st Lt. Milan Zimer). 1/72 Scale Diecast Model, Size: 6.25" Wingspan & 10.5" Long, Comes with 6 Extra Mk.82s In Center Pylon, Optional Up & Down Landing Gear, Armaments & Display Stand Are Included.
The McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II is a tandem two-seat, twin-engine, all-weather, long-range supersonic jet interceptor and fighter-bomber originally developed for the United States Navy by McDonnell Aircraft. It first entered service in 1961 with the Navy. Proving highly adaptable, it was also adopted by the United States Marine Corps and the United States Air Force, and by the mid-1960s had become a major part of their air arms. Primary Role: Interceptor, Fighter-Bomber.
1967 was a successful year for F-4C 64-0776. On April 23 F-105 Thunderchiefs and F-4s Phantom IIs, both carrying bombs as well as well as air-to-air missiles destroyed 8 MiGs on the ground. Some MiG-21s were able to get airborne and F-4C 64-0776; with the 366th TFW / 389th TFS “Gunfighters” shot down a MiG using an AIM-7E. On May 20 1967 six MiGs were shot down by F-4Cs with F-4C 64-0776 downing one. On May 22 1967 F-4C 64-0776 again destroyed a MiG making this aircraft a 3 time winner.
APRIL 2024 RELEASE
|Size:||6.25" Wingspan & 10.5" Long|
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