Grumman F-14D Tomcat Fighter Aircraft "Vandy 1 VX-9 Vampires" (1997) United States Navy "Air Power Series" 1/72 Diecast Model by Hobby Master

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  • Brand new 1/72 scale diecast model of a Grumman F-14D Tomcat Fighter Aircraft "Vandy 1, VX-9 Vampires" (1997) United States Navy "Air Power Series" diecast model by Hobby Master.
  • Brand new box.
  • Detailed exterior.
  • True-to-scale detail.
  • Includes pilot figure.
  • Has opening canopy.
  • Includes display stand.
  • Officially licensed product.
  • Detachable ordnance loads.
  • Manufacturer's original unopened packaging.
  • Dimensions approximately Length- 10.25, Wingspan- 10.75 inches.
  • Diecast metal and plastic construction for durability and a heavy, realistic feel.
  • It is a highly detailed and accurate model, perfect for collectors and enthusiasts of military history.
  • Realistic panel lines, antennas, access panels, and surface details for an authentic representation of the real-life airplane.
    The F-14D Tomcat, operated by the VX-9 Vampires of the U.S. Navy in 1997, epitomizes excellence in air superiority and strike capabilities. VX-9, the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division's Air Test and Evaluation Squadron Nine, played a crucial role in testing and evaluating new aircraft and systems. In 1997, the F-14D Tomcat within their fleet showcased the pinnacle of technology and innovation, contributing to the overall advancement of U.S. naval aviation.
    While the F-14D Tomcat VX-9 Vampires may not have been directly engaged in conflicts during 1997, its role in testing and evaluating advanced technologies was essential for maintaining the U.S. Navy's competitive edge. The Tomcat, with its swing-wing design and powerful radar capabilities, demonstrated its prowess as a formidable air-to-air and precision strike platform.
    This 1:72 scale model captures the essence of this iconic aircraft during a crucial period of technological evolution. Aviation enthusiasts can now own a meticulously detailed replica that pays homage to VX-9's role in shaping the future of naval aviation. With accurate markings and realistic features, this model is a testament to the historic legacy of the F-14D Tomcat and VX-9 Vampires in advancing the capabilities of U.S. naval airpower.


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