1/72 PA160-150 Monogram Grumman Hu-16B Albatross (SA-16B) - Blue Box Issue
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: Good
The 3rd issue from the original 'Four Star' molds. Features retracting landing gear, rotating wheels and props, three man crew, optional position door and survivor in a life raft. The kit has never been started. The aircraft itself is complete but NOTE: missing one of the two life raft survivors. Otherwise inventoried with all other parts present and includes decals and instructions. NOTE: the decals are intact but have light stains on the backing paper only. The actual transfers are clear of stains. 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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