1/40 H1812-98 Revell US Army Tactical Missiles Little John and Dart with Launchers 'S' Kit
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: Good+
First and only issue from 1958 with 'S' box art. Little John was a light-weight free-flight rocket that was highly mobile. It could be pulled on it's launcher or transported by helicopter. Length was 12 feet long and the warhead was atomic. The Dart was a very early wire guided anti-tank missile with a solid propellant rocket motor. It was five feet long. An optical rangefinder was used for guidance. The models these are well detailed. The Dart includes four missiles, one launcher, three stands, decals, one optical guidance unit and a crew of three. The Little John includes a detailed launcher with elevating rails, movable support legs, decals and crew of three. The Little John has never been started. It is inventoried 100% complete with all parts, decals and instructions present but NOTE: several parts are a darker shade of green plastic than the others. The Dart is inventoried 100% complete with all parts, decals and instructions present but NOTE: this kit has been started. One Dart missing has been very neatly built and partially painted (rather sloppily). There is no other painting.