1:72 USA MQ-1B (L) Predator

Model Rectifier Corporation

MRC59003

590031:72 United States of America MQ-1B (L) Predator (Assembled)Model Rectifier Corporation in partnership with Platz Company (Ltd) of Japan, is making three versions of the USAF’s incredibly successful Predator unmanned aerial vehicles available to America’s modelers. The General Atomics Predator is an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) used primarily by the USAF and CIA. Conceived in the early 1990s for reconnaissance and forward observation roles, the Predator carries cameras and other sensors but has been modified and upgraded to carry and fire two AGM-114 Hellfire missiles or other munitions. It’s currently used for special missions around the world. Launched and controlled by satellite link from Command Posts hundreds and thousands of miles away, the multi-purpose Predator is used for reconnaissance as well as precision weapons delivery. The MQ-1B(L) variant, is equipped with additional offensive and assault capabilities. Updated avionics, datalinks, and countermeasures, new AN/AAS-52 Multi Spectral-Targeting system, modified tail and enlarged ventral air intakes for the rear mounted Rotax engine. Like its “sister” models, this Predator kit includes ease of assembly, and the comprehensive Cartograf decals and precision details exemplified by Platz Models. 59003 1:72 United States of America MQ-1B (L) Predator (Assembled) Model Rectifier Corporation in partnership with Platz Company (Ltd) of Japan, is making three versions of the USAF’s incredibly successful Predator unmanned aerial vehicles available to America’s modelers. The General Atomics Predator is an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) used primarily by the USAF and CIA. Conceived in the early 1990s for reconnaissance and forward observation roles, the Predator carries cameras and other sensors but has been modified and upgraded to carry and fire two AGM-114 Hellfire missiles or other munitions. It’s currently used for special missions around the world. Launched and controlled by satellite link from Command Posts hundreds and thousands of miles away, the multi-purpose Predator is used for reconnaissance as well as precision weapons delivery. The MQ-1B(L) variant, is equipped with additional offensive and assault capabilities. Updated avionics, datalinks, and countermeasures, new AN/AAS-52 Multi Spectral-Targeting system, modified tail and enlarged ventral air intakes for the rear mounted Rotax engine. Like its “sister” models, this Predator kit includes ease of assembly, and the comprehensive Cartograf decals and precision details exemplified by Platz Models.