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Italeri - ITAS0160 ITA550160 550160 001283801607 8001283801607
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Italeri 1/72 Bell AH-1 Super Cobra Whiskey Helicopter
 
Italeri 1/72 Bell AH-1 Super Cobra Whiskey Helicopter
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Stock Number
LXR130
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19.00
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$14.29
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NOTES FROM OUR TECH DEPARTMENT
    This is a 1/72 Bell AH-1W "Whiskey", Super Cobra Helicopter from Italeri.

During the Vietnam War, it quickly became apparent that troop carrying helicopters required some kind of armed escort. The AH-1 Cobra was intended to be a stopgap measure to meet this need while a new aircraft could be designed. As a result, the AH-1 had many parts in common with the UH-1 Huey. However, the Cobra was such a success that it is still in use today and the proposed replacement, the AH-56 Commanche, was canceled. The AH-1W is a navalized twin engine version of the Cobra and is used exclusively by the U.S. Marine Corps for close air support of ground troops.

FEATURES: Detailed 1/72nd scale for static display only. 71 parts in lt. grey and clear with fine raised panel lines. Detailed intakes and jet exhausts. Interior detail: Single piece tandem cockpit tub with separate instrument panels, cyclic controls, and gunsight. Detailed laser turret, 20mm cannon, rocket pods and TOW missile launchers. Ordnance includes Hellfire missiles and rocket pods.

MARKING OPTIONS: Single decal sheet with markings for 1 aircraft: 1: AH-1W, S/N 162532, US Marine Corps. Airframe colors: 1: Overall Lt. Ghost Grey, Dk. Green, Black camouflage. Additional Paints Required: Flat: Black, White, Lt. Green, Flesh, Dk. Grey, Aluminum. Gloss: Silver, Steel, Yellow, Red, Blue.

INCLUDES: One 1/72 Bell AH-1W Super Cobra Helicopter Kit

REQUIRES: Assembly Hobby Knife Paint (see MARKING OPTIONS) Brushes Sandpaper Liquid Plastic Cement White Glue CA or Tube Type (thick) Plastic Cement Nice-to-have tools: Needle File Set, Sprue Cutter, Airbrush and Associated Accessories

SPECS: Scale: 1/72 Length: 8-1/4" (20.9cm) Rotor Diameter: 8-1/4" (20.9cm) san 7/3/00 ir/jl

– If you need more information, use these Italeri resources –
Email: mrcsupport@modelrectifier.com
Phone: 732-225-2100
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Italeri
C/O MODEL RECTIFIER CORP (MRC)
PO BOX 6312
EDISON, NJ 08818

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