1:48 USA A-10 Warthog



1:48 USA A-10 Warthog 85-5521 1:48 United States of America A-10 Warthog Overview Skill Level 2 Length: 13" Wingspan: 14-5/8" Parts: 167 Description Designed especially for close air support, the Warthog entered service in 1975. Literally built around the 30mm GAU-8 Gattling gun, the A-10 can also carry immense weapons loads under its wings and fuselage, including AGM 65 Maverick missiles. A highly survivable aircraft, the A-10 has redundant hydraulic systems backed up by manual systems; it can survive direct hits by armor piercing rounds. It flew 8,100 sorties during Desert Storm and has seen action in Afghanistan and was a key battlefield weapons system during Operation Iraqi Freedom. Features: Detailed interior with seated pilot and boarding ladder, ECM pod, cluster bombs, napalm tanks, Maverick missiles and centerline drop tank, decals included for LET'S ROLL. 1/48 Scale. Skill Level 2-requires paint and glue (not included).