A-6E TRAM Intruder

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81710
₱3,199
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The Grumman A-6 Intruder was designed as the replacement of the A-1 Skyraider. It's the first all-weather attack aircraft of the US Navy. The aircraft was known as the A2F before 1962 and got the new name ,the A-6 Intruder, in service. The outstanding all-weather capability soon made the A-6 the main strike force of the Navy and Marines, and devoted into the Vietnam War. From 1979, all of the A-6E Intruders were armed with the AN/ASS-33 detection and ranging set, which was a part of the TRAM system. They were located inside a small turret under the radome. The A-6E TRAM participated in most of the military actions of the Navy in last century. All of the Intruders were replaced by the F/A-18E/F Super Hornet in 1997.

Specs:

  • Unassembled plastic model kit
  • Optional parts for folded or extended wings

Marking Options:

  • A-6E TRAM, AC 500 (BuNo. 162190), VA-75 "Sunday Punchers", CVW-3, USS John F. Kennedy
  • A-6E TRAM, AJ 503 (BuNo. 155620), VA-65 "The World Famous Fighting Tigers", CVW-8 USS Theodore Roosevelt