The twin engine P-38 Lightning offered an imposing blend of speed, range and firepower, and would be developed through a number of variants to meet emerging threats. The P-38H first appeared in the skies from the middle of 1943, and availed itself of more powerful engines and tweaked landing gear struts among various updates. It was mainly deployed in the Pacific.
★This is a 1/48 scale plastic model assembly kit. Fuselage length: 240mm, wingspan: 330mm.
★The distinctive form of the aircraft is accurately captured, complete with details specific to H variant aircraft.
★Integrated spar and nose landing gear components give the model exemplary sturdiness, and ensure correct wing angle.
★A detailed cockpit includes dedicated H variant instrumentation.
★Select open or closed canopy.
★The nose of the model features recreations of muzzle brake-less 20mm cannons, and 12.7mm machine guns with blast tubes.
★Metal effect decals are included to add an extra layer of realism to landing gear strut cylinders.
★Decals are included to recreate the markings for the "White 162" plane of 432nd Fighter Squadron, 475th Fighter Group.
★Comes with a seated pilot figure and weights to ensure correct balance when the model is on display.