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PLATZ/ITALERI 1/48 US Navy EA-18G Growler "VAQ-132 Scorpions"

PLATZ/ITALERI 1/48 US Navy EA-18G Growler "VAQ-132 Scorpions"
  • Model: TPA-11
  • Manufactured by: PLATZ ITARERI/プラッツ イタレリ

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Plastic Model Kit


PLATZ/ITALERI 1/48 US Navy Electronic Warfare Aircraft EA-18G Growler "VAQ-132 Scorpions

About the Aircraft

The EA-18G Growler has been in operation since 2009 by the U.S. Navy. It is an electronic warfare aircraft developed based on the F/A-18F Super Hornet fighter and as a successor to the EA-6B Prowler. It is equipped with advanced electronic warfare equipment such as an AN/ALQ-99 tactical jamming system and ALQ-227 communication jamming system. In addition to a dedicated system officer with the pilot in the tandem cockpit, the EA-18G Growler demonstrates high electronic warfare capability. The EA-18G Growler is also deployed in the U.S. Navy's electronic warfare Squadron VAQ-132 Scorpions, which are regularly deployed in Japan, and is playing an active role.

About the Kit

It is a plastic model assembly kit that reproduces the EA-18G Growler, a US Navy electronic warfare aircraft in 1/48 scale.
★ The parts are made by ITALERI, and the finish size is 38.1cm in length.
★The shape of airframe, panel line, and details are reproduced in fine detail.
★Various equipment mounted under the wings and fuselage is also modeled realistically in full of volume.
★Come with a masking sheet convenient for canopy painting.
★Marking for two of Squadron VAQ-132 Scorpions.
★The decal is silkscreen printing made by Italian Cartograf with high quality.

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