This is a 1/72 Mi-24 Hind Model Kit from Italeri.
The Mi-24 Hind is one of the most potent weapon systems in the
world today, as has been amply demonstrated during the conflicts in
Afghanistan and the Gulf War. The Hind is also one of the fastest heli's
in the world today, thanks to its large wings and forward tilted rotor blade.
However, it cannot hover like a conventional helicopter.
FEATURES: 1/72nd scale for static display only.
90 parts in light grey and clear with raised panel lines and rivets.
Detailed engine intakes and exhausts, multipart 5-blade main rotor.
Detailed cockpit and troop carrying/cargo bay area.
Interior detail: controls, instrument panels and seats.
Gun turret, landing gear, rocket pods and missiles, chaff dispensers.
OPTIONS: One sheet of decals with markings for three aircraft:
1: Hind D, #07, Esk. 355; Kabul 1989, Soviet Air Force.
2: Hind D, #0294, 51 VR. P.; Prostejov 1991, Czech Air Force.
3: Hind D, 96 + 22, KHG 3, Cottbus 1991, German Army.
1: Sand/Dk Tan camoflage, Lt Ghost Grey undersurfaces.
2: Field Green/Sand camoflage, Lt Ghost Grey undersurfaces.
3: Same colours as 2.
Black, White, Olive Drab, Zinc Chromate, Gunmetal, Steel, Brass,
INCLUDES: One 1/72 Mi-24 Hind Model Kit
REQUIRES: Hobby Knife
Paint (See MARKING OPTIONS)
Liquid Plastic Cement (Testors, TENAX 7R)
White Glue for Clear Parts
Nice-to-have tools: Needle File Set, Sprue Cutter (see XURON),
Airbrush and Associated Accessories
SPECS: Scale: 1/72
Length: 9" (22.7cm)