Engineered by Russian-American aviation pioneers Alexander De Seversky and Alexander Kartveli, the P-47 Thunderbolt, affectionately nicknamed The Jug, was the largest and most expensive single engine fighter aircraft n history, weighing in at nearly 8 tons when fully armed and loaded with ordnance. It was the primary fighter of WWII USAAF, adept in both air and ground attack roles. Equipped with an array of .50 cal machine guns and carrying a deadly payload of bombs and rockets, Republic Aviation's P-47 was a powerful, transitional platform from which was launched the era of modern, heavy jet fighters. Features: Constructed of both die cast metal and plastic; rotating prop; see-through cockpit; and authentic markings.
|WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD! Small parts. Not intended for children under 3 years of age.|
|This is an accurate scale model and not a toy. It is a collectors model and not suitable for children under 14 years of age.|
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