The C-130 Hercules is one of the most widely used tactical transport aircraft
of the last forty years. The basic design dates back to the 1950s but the type
continues in frontline service. The great and popular features of the C-130 is
its operation from unimproved landing strips, its short takeoff and landing
characteristics, and the fact that it can carry a wide variety of cargo - from
troops to Hummers.
FEATURES: Detailed 1/72nd scale for static display.
129 parts in grey and clear with raised panel lines.
Detailed engine nacelles and propellors.
Detailed cockpit with pilots and flight engineers stations, full
cargo bay floor, and optional position cargo bay doors.
Detailed landing gear and optional inflight refueling probe.
OPTIONS: One decal sheet with markings for five aircraft:
1: C-130E, USAF, 317th TAW.
2: Hercules C.1P, RAF, Lyneham Transport Wing.
3: C-130H, Italy, 46 Brigada Aerea, 50Gr., Pisa S. Giusto.
4: C-130H, France, 61 Escadre De Transport, Orleans.
5: CC-130E, Canada, 435 Sqdn, Edmonton.
1: Gunship Grey/Euro Green/Field Green camouflage.
2: Dk Gull Grey/Dk Green camouflage; Lt Ghost Grey undersides.
3: Gull Grey/Olive Drab camouflage; Silver undersides.
4: Gull Grey/Dk Green camouflage; Dk Ghost Grey undersides.
5: Gunship Grey/Lt Ghost Grey/Dk Ghost Grey camouflage overall.
-Black, Steel, Orange, Pale Green, Olive Drab, Gun Metal, Chromate
INCLUDES: One 1/72 C-130H Hercules
REQUIRES: Hobby Knife
Paint (see MARKING OPTIONS)
Cement for plastics (TESR3512)
Nice-to-have tools: Needle File Set, Sprue Cutter, Airbrush and
SPECS: Scale: 1/72
Wingspan: 22-1/2" (57.4cm)
Length: 16-1/4" (41.3cm