1/32 I-16 Type 24 WWII Soviet Fighter

by ICM
$46.39 USD $57.99 USD

Description

This is an injection-plastic aircraft model kit.

From the manufacturer:

One of the first monoplane fighter aircraft with retractable landing gear was the I-16, developed in th N.N. Polikarpov Design Bureau.  The maiden flight was on December 30, 1934.

The "Type 24" modification with the M-63 engine and reinforced chassis was in production in 1939-40.  934 of this type were produced.

In the summer of 1941, I-16 fighters were the basis of Soviet Fighter Aviation.  They participated in air battles in all sectors of the Soviet-German front.  I-16 fighters were used in combat until mid-1943.

This kit will be 19.2cm long with a wingspan of 28.2cm when completed.  Includes 115 parts. Decals are included. 

Details

Code: ICM32001
Release Date: Aug 2017
Item Size/Weight: 42.3cm x 27.0cm x 6.2cm / 430g
Manufacturer: ICM