Monogram 1/72 Albatross SA-16B (Hu-16) - Four Star Issue, PA20-149
1/72 PA20-149 Monogram Albatross SA-16B (Hu-16) - Four Star Issue
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: NM-, old
The first issue of this classic kit dated 1957. Hardbox is in fantastic near mint condition with as new color and gloss - slight edge wear is the only flaw. Well molded kit features retracting landing gear, rotating wheels/props, three man crew, optional position door and two survivors in life rafts. Never started. Factory sealed bag or 100% inventoried with all parts decals and instructions present. The Albatross was the primary sea rescue aircraft of the Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Service, a branch of MAC - Military Airlift Command. Operational service began in 1947 and Hu-16s saw wartime action in Vietnam.
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