The F-16I's striking looks and features are significantly different from its F-16 counterparts. A long dorsal fairing bulge, which runs along the spine of the fuselage from the rear of the cockpit to the tail fairing, is used to store additional equipment or fuel. Other distinguishing highlights include Israeli-developed avionics, helmet-mounted sights and compatibility with Python 5 air-to-air missiles. Kit features a dorsal spine, a vertical tail wing, conformal tanks, antenna parts and decal options for three Israeli aircraft. Highly detailed model kit includes waterslide decals and illustrated instructions. Decal options included: Israeli Air Force, 119th Squadron #497; Israeli Air Force, 119th Squadron #119; and Israeli Air Force, 253rd Squadron #253. Paint colors needed: White, Black, Silver, Steel, Flat Black, Sail Color, Flesh, Khaki Green, Burnt Iron, Bright Blue, Smoke Gray, Tire Black, FS362270 Gray, FS36320 Gray, FS36375 Gray, FS30219 Brown, FS33531 Yellow, and FS35622 Blue.
|This plastic model kit requires plastic cement and paint for assembly, and they are sold separately.|