Airfix A03007 Junkers Ju-88 1:72 Scale Military Aircraft Series 3 Model KitThe Junkers Ju 88 was a World War II German Luftwaffe twin-engine, multi-role aircraft. Designed by Hugo Junkers" Junkers company in the mid-1930s, it suffered from a number of technical problems during the later stages of its development and early operational roles, but became one of the most versatile combat aircraft of the war. Affectionately known as The Maid of all Work, the Ju 88 proved to be suited to almost any role. Like a number of other Luftwaffe bombers, it was used successfully as a bomber, dive bomber, night fighter, torpedo bomber, reconnaissance aircraft, heavy fighter, and even as a flying warhead during the closing stages of conflict. Despite its protracted development, the aircraft became one of the Luftwaffe"s most important assets. There were 15,000 Ju 88s built during World War II, more than any other twin-engine German aircraft of the period. 1:72 scale - Plastic scale model kit. Skill level 2 (where 1 is for the beginner and 4 is for the more experienced modeller). Dimensions length 278mm x width 199mm. Number of parts 125. Construction and painting required yes, glue and paints need to be purchased separately.
Recommended Ages:8 and up