Easy Model – Winged Ace 1/72 Scale P-38 Pre-Assembled/Painted Plastic Model
Easy Model – Winged Ace 1/72 Scale P-38 Pre-Assembled/Painted Plastic Model Replica
The P-38 ‘Lightning’ was designed by the legendary engineer Clarence ‘Kelly’ Johnson.
The fighter took it’s first flight on January 27th, 1939, and joined the fight in 1942. Its one of the most powerful fighter of the Allied during WWII, the nightmare of the enemy pilots.
Many of the Ace pilots owe their glory to the “Lightning’, including the best of the best, the one who made 40 kills, Major Richard Bong.
The Japanese Naval Marshal General, Isoroku Yamamoto, was also killed by the P-38 ‘Lightning’.
The P-38L was the first fighter loaded with rockets during the WWII. It can be armed with 5 rockets on each wing.
P-38L-5-LO 44-25568 “Itsy Bitsy II” Maj. George Lavin Jr. 54th F.S., 343rd F.G. 1945
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