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ITALERI 1/72 SCALE V-22 OSPREY No. 1463

 

The innovative Bell Boeing V-22 Osprey project was initiated during the 1980s, but only emerged into production and was deployed to various arms of the US armed forces, after enduring a long and complex developmental process which lasted for over twenty years. The Osprey is a tilt rotor, equipped with two tilting engines which have large three-blade propellers attached that make it able to land and take-off vertically like a helicopter, and also possessing flight and transfer performance similar to that of a conventional propeller plane. Thanks to its two powerful 6,150 HP Rolls-Royce T406-AD-400 engines it can exceed 500 km / h in horizontal flight. The United States Marine Corps is the principal user of the aircraft, exploiting its tactical versatility and the transport capability of the V-22 in particular, for operational support during troop landings. The Osprey undertook its first operational missions in Iraq in 2008.

 

  • 1/72 scale plastic assembly model kit
  • Includes decal options to finish as a choice of 3 versions
  • Completed length 24.3cm
  • For age 14+
  • Requires additional glue, paints and tools to complete (not included)

ITALERI 1/72 SCALE V-22 OSPREY No. 1463

SKU: 1463
£27.99Price
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