Lockheed Martin SR-71A Blackbird Aircraft #17974 "United States Air Force" 1/72 Diecast Model by Air Force 1

Lockheed Martin SR-71A Blackbird Aircraft #17974 "United States Air Force" 1/72 Diecast Model by Air Force 1

Air Force 1

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  • Brand new 1/72 scale diecast model of a Lockheed Martin SR-71A Blackbird Aircraft #17974 "United States Air Force" diecast model by Air Force 1.
  • Brand new box.
  • Detailed exterior.
  • True-to-scale detail.
  • Includes display stand.
  • Officially licensed product.
  • Manufacturer's original unopened packaging.
  • Dimensions approximately Length- 17.75, Wingspan- 9.25 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.
  • HISTORICAL ASPECTS:
  • The SR-71 Blackbird is a long-range, high-altitude reconnaissance aircraft developed by the U.S. Air Force in the 1960s. It was designed to fly at speeds exceeding Mach 3 and at altitudes of up to 85,000 feet, making it virtually invulnerable to enemy defenses. The Blackbird was used extensively during the Cold War to gather intelligence on Soviet military capabilities, and also saw action in a number of other conflicts, including the Vietnam War and the Gulf War.
  • One of the most famous Blackbirds was the 61-17974, which was operated by the U.S. Air Force from 1967 until its retirement in 1990. It holds the record for the fastest air-breathing manned aircraft, with a top speed of 2,193 mph (3,529 km/h). The 61-17974 was also involved in several important missions, including Operation Eldorado Canyon, which was a U.S. military operation against Libya in 1986.
  • The 1:72 scale model of the SR-71 Blackbird 61-17974 is a highly detailed replica of this iconic aircraft. It features a sleek black finish with authentic markings and detailing, and is made from high-quality materials to ensure durability and accuracy. Whether you're a collector or a history buff, this model is a must-have for anyone interested in the fascinating world of aviation.
  • With its incredible speed, cutting-edge technology, and rich history, the SR-71 Blackbird is one of the most legendary aircraft ever built. And now, with this stunning model of the 61-17974, you can own a piece of that history for yourself. So don't wait - order yours today and experience the thrill of the Blackbird!

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