AFV Club 1/48 Scale Lockheed U-2A Dragon Lady Model Kit

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AFV Club 1/48 Scale Lockheed U-2A Dragon Lady Model Kit (AR48112)
£71.99 £64.79

AFV Club 1/48 Lockheed U-2A Dragon Lady Plastic Model Kit

Here is the aircraft that changed aviation in so many ways. Designed by Kelly Johnson of the Lockheed Skunkworks, the U-2 was the first high-altitude reconnaissance platform designed to penetrate hostile airspace well above the air defenses of the day. These aircraft were so secret in fact, that Johnson established a remote outpost in the Nevada desert to keep them out of the public eye and to conduct tests before the CIA began operations. This facility was built on a dry lakebed inside what is now known as Area 51.

 

FEATURES:

  • Beautifully detailed ejection seat (needs aftermarket pilot restraints)
  • Beautifully detailed cockpit
  • Positionable canopy
  • Optional sun cover over cockpit area
  • Detailed three-camera pallet for Q-bay
  • Optional trolley for camera pallet
  • Q-bay cover molded in clear plastic
  • Detailed wheel wells and landing gear
  • Intakes down to compressor face
  • Optional dorsal hump (if your subject used one)
  • Positionable speed brakes
  • Positionable flaps
  • Optional outer wing 'pogo' struts
  • Optional outer wing jacks

 

DECAL OPTIONS:

  • U-2A, 56-6701, AFFTC, Edwards AFB, 1960
  • U-2A, NACA 368, 1958
  • U-2A, 56-6721, 4080 SRW, Laughlin AFB, 1959
  • U-2A, 56-6681, 4080 SRW, Laughlin AFB

 

Please note: this model kit will require paints and glue to be completed. Available separately.


Deluxe Materials Plastic Magic Cement 40ml (AD83)

Plastic Magic Cement is a thin, liquid plastic cement with a 10-15 sec adjustment time & non-clog action. It is non-toxic, non-flammable, has minimal odour and almost zero emissions when compared to competitors.


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