Grumman F-14D Tomcat Fighter Plane "U.S. Navy VF-41 Black Aces" (1978) 1/72 Diecast Model by JC Wings

JC Wings

  • $116.81

  • Brand new 1/72 scale diecast model of Grumman F-14D Tomcat Fighter Plane "U.S. Navy VF-41 Black Aces" (1978) diecast model by JC Wings.
  • Brand new box.
  • Detailed exterior.
  • True-to-scale detail.
  • Includes display stand.
  • Officially licensed product.
  • Includes missile accessories.
  • Manufacturer's original unopened packaging.
  • Dimensions approximately Length- 10, Wingspan- 8.25 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 Grumman F-14D Tomcat, famously associated with the U.S. Navy VF-41 Black Aces in 1978, stands as one of the most legendary fighter aircraft of the 20th century. Recognizable by its twin-engine design, variable-sweep wings, and imposing air-to-air capabilities, the F-14D was the pinnacle of Tomcat development. VF-41, the "Black Aces," was one of the U.S. Navy's premier fighter squadrons, and their association with the Tomcat marked a significant chapter in aviation history.
  • The F-14D Tomcat's combat role reached its peak during the late 20th century, particularly during the Iran-Iraq War, where it saw action in escorting strike aircraft and engaging in dogfights with enemy jets. Its sophisticated AN/AWG-9 radar and AIM-54 Phoenix missiles made it an imposing presence in the skies. The "Black Aces" distinguished themselves with their skilled aviators and the F-14D's advanced technology, making them a force to be reckoned with.
  • This 1:72 scale model meticulously captures the aircraft's imposing presence and the history it forged in the late '70s. Every detail, from the squadron's iconic emblem to the Tomcat's variable wings, is faithfully reproduced. Whether you're a collector or an aviation enthusiast, this replica is a testament to the F-14D's legacy and the skilled pilots of VF-41. Add this piece of history to your collection and celebrate the Black Aces' aviation prowess.