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Lockheed P-38J Lightning Fighter Aircraft White with Red Wingtips "United States Army Air Force" with Runway Section Diecast Model Airplane by Runway24

Lockheed P-38J Lightning Fighter Aircraft White with Red Wingtips "United States Army Air Force" with Runway Section Diecast Model Airplane by Runway24

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  • Brand new diecast airplane model of Lockheed P-38J Lightning Fighter Aircraft White with Red Wingtips "United States Army Air Force" with Runway Section die cast model by Runway24.
  • Brand new box.
  • Detailed exterior.
  • Comes in a blister pack.
  • This model does not have any openings.
  • Manufacturer's original unopened packaging.
  • Made of diecast metal with some plastic parts.
  • Includes 7.25 inch long runway strip for display.
  • Dimensions approximately L-4, Wingspan-5.5 inches.
  • Comes with a flexible rubber runway section that can be used together with other Runway24 sets to create your own airport.
  • HISTORY ASPECTS:The Lockheed P-38 Lightning, famously known for its "Red Tip" variant, played a crucial role during World War II as a long-range fighter and bomber escort for the Allied forces. Introduced in the early 1940s, the P-38 was distinctive with its twin-boom design and twin engines, offering exceptional speed and range. The "Red Tip" designation often referred to specific models equipped with distinctive red-colored nose paint, serving as a visual recognition feature during aerial combat.The P-38 Lightning was powered by twin Allison V-1710 engines, each driving a counter-rotating propeller. This design eliminated the need for a central fuselage-mounted propeller, allowing for a streamlined and efficient airframe. The aircraft's twin-engine configuration provided redundancy and improved performance, contributing to its success in various roles, including air superiority, ground attack, and reconnaissance. The "Red Tip" variant often featured improved armament, enhancing its combat capabilities.The P-38 saw extensive service in the Pacific and European theaters of World War II. Notable achievements include the downing of major enemy aircraft and the interception of high-profile targets like the Japanese Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto. Its versatility and adaptability made it a favorite among pilots, and the "Red Tip" variant, in particular, gained recognition for its distinct appearance and combat prowess.Aviation enthusiasts now have the opportunity to own a piece of history with a meticulously crafted diecast model. This collectible accurately replicates the iconic features of the aircraft, from its streamlined design to the signature red nose paint. For collectors who appreciate the historical significance and technical innovation of the P-38 Lightning, this replica is a fitting tribute to one of the most iconic aircraft of World War II.
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