Messerschmitt Me109G-6 (Trop) Fighter Aircraft "Maggiore Antonio Vizzotto 150 Gruppo Gigi Tre Osei Regia Aeronautica Sicily" (July 1943) "The Aviation Archive" Series 1/72 Diecast Model by Corgi

Corgi

  • $83.83


  • Brand new 1/72 scale diecast model of a Messerschmitt Me109G-6 (Trop) Fighter Aircraft "Maggiore Antonio Vizzotto, 150 Gruppo Gigi Tre Osei, Regia Aeronautica, Sicily" (July 1943) "The Aviation Archive" Series diecast model by Corgi.
  • Limited edition.
  • Brand new box.
  • Detailed exterior.
  • True-to-scale detail.
  • Includes display stand.
  • Officially licensed product.
  • Includes weapon accessories.
  • Manufacturer's original unopened packaging.
  • Dimensions approximately Length- 5, Wingspan- 5.5 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.
  • HISTORY ASPECTS:
  • The Messerschmitt Bf 109G-6 (Trop) holds a significant place in aviation history, and one particular aircraft, flown by Maggiore Antonio Vizzotto of the Regia Aeronautica's No. 150 Gruppo 'Gigi Tre Osei', played a crucial role during the events of July 1943 in Sicily, Italy.
  • In the summer of 1943, as Allied forces launched their invasion of Sicily, Maggiore Vizzotto took to the skies in his Bf 109G-6 (Trop), defending the skies above the island. The Bf 109G-6 (Trop) was a formidable fighter aircraft, renowned for its speed, agility, and firepower. It was equipped with a powerful Daimler-Benz engine and armed with cannons and machine guns, making it a deadly opponent in aerial combat.
  • Maggiore Vizzotto skillfully piloted his Bf 109G-6 (Trop) against the Allied aircraft, engaging in dogfights and protecting vital targets on the ground. His determination and skill in the cockpit made him a formidable adversary. The aircraft bore the markings of No. 150 Gruppo 'Gigi Tre Osei', representing the pride and honor of the Regia Aeronautica.
  • This 1:72 scale model faithfully recreates the look and feel of this iconic warplane. Every detail, from the camouflage paint scheme to the markings, has been meticulously replicated, allowing you to own a piece of aviation history.
  • Immerse yourself in the dramatic events of July 1943 and the aerial battles over Sicily with this stunning model. Whether you are a collector, aviation enthusiast, or history buff, the Bf 109G-6 (Trop) model is a must-have. Display it proudly and pay tribute to the brave pilots of the Regia Aeronautica who defended the skies over Italy.
  • Experience the power and legacy of the Messerschmitt Bf 109G-6 (Trop) Maggiore Antonio Vizzotto's aircraft with this exceptional model. Let it serve as a reminder of the courage and skill displayed by the pilots of the Regia Aeronautica during one of the most critical chapters of World War II. Own a piece of history and honor the legacy of those who fought in the skies over Sicily.

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