Hobby Master 1:72 Air Power Series HA4432 Lockheed F-35I Adir Diecast Model IDF/AF 921st (Golden Eagle) Sqn, #921, Nevatim AB, Israel, 2021. The original order for the IAF F-35I Adir (Hebrew - Mighty One) was 50 aircraft but that was changed and the final number would be 18 aircraft per squadron. The 140th "Golden Eagle" Squadron was established in late 1969 and equipped with F-16A/B aircraft prior to receiving their first F-35I.
The squadron operates from Nevatim AB long with the 116th "The Lions of the South" Squadron. The first two F-35Is arrived on December 12, 2016 and F-35I Adir 15-5231 (MSN AS-14) arrived on November 20, 2018. Designed to meet the US Military's requirement for a multi-role Joint Strike Fighter, the F-35 was first flown on December 15, 2006.
This single-seat fighter is one of the most advanced aircraft of our time, said to be four times more effective at air-to-air combat and eight times more effective at air-to-ground combat than any other existing aircraft. It uses a low-maintenance stealth technology, and some versions have an innovative Lift System, which gives the F-35 vertical take-off and landing capabilities. Hobby Master 1:72 Air Power Series.
The Hobby Master "1:72 Air Power Series" range presents detailed, ready-made diecast models of military aircraft. Hobby Master "1:72 Air Power Series" diecast airplanes feature. Diecast metal construction with some plastic components. Realistic panel lines, antennas, access panels and surface details. Pad printed markings and placards that won't fade or peel like decals.Opening canopies, revealing detailed cockpit interiors. Presentation stand to display the aircraft "in flight". Authentic detachable ordnance loads complete with placards. Accurately detailed underside with concealed screwheads.