The AV-8B was a single-seat, light attack aircraft that provide offensive air support to the Marine Air-Ground Task Force or MAGTF.
Its primary function was to attack and destroy surface targets under day and night visual conditions.
It can operate from a variety of ships, forward sites such as roads, and many others.
The AV-8B Harrier only accommodates one flight crew. It has a length of 46.3 ft.; wingspan of 30.3 ft.; cruise speed of Subsonic to transonic; and ferry range of 2100 nautical miles.
It has armament of one fuselage-mounted 25 mm gun system; Standard air-to ground load: six Mk 82,500 pound bombs; standard air-to-air load: four AIM-9L/M sidewinder missiles; and provisions for carrying up to 9,000 pounds of ordinance on seven stations.
This handcrafted model is painted in the same paint scheme as the original and is painstakingly built from Philippine mahogany by our skilled craftsmen.
Perfect as a gift for any aviation enthusiast and history buff!
McDonnell Douglas AV-8B Harrier II USMC Model Scale:1/30