Although the fuselage of this model is roomy enough to take simple R/C equipment, no instructions or diagrams are included or available. Die-cut balsa parts and a generous amount of balsa stock. The first production F6F-3 took to the air in Oct. 16, 1943, operational F6F-3s were being delivered to the U.
More than 2500 joined the naval service in 1944 with production of the 3s coming to a halt in the spring of 1944 when an improved version, the F6F-5 began to roll down the assembly lines. Form its first combat engagement, the Hellcat proved superior to its Japanese opponent and maintained this advantage right up to the end of the hostilities. Largely remembered for its exploits during the war in the Pacific, Hellcats served aboard the following as well as other carriers of the U. Pacific Fleet- Yorktown, Essex, Enterprise, Hornet, Lexington, Ticonderoga and Intrepid. Notable combat engagements occurred over Marcus Island, Wake Island, Tarawa, and the Marianas.
Also, we are the official corporate sponsor of the Boeing B-17E Flying Fortress restoration project, Desert Rat. We stand 100% behind everything we sell. The item "WWII F6F-3 Hellcat Balsa Wood Giant Scale Model Airplane Kit Guillow's GUI-1005" is in sale since Tuesday, January 9, 2018. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Models & Kits\Military\Aircraft\Airplanes".The seller is "bjahih85" and is located in Elkhorn, Wisconsin. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Germany, Japan, France, Australia, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Aruba, Belize, Montserrat, Barbados, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, Gibraltar, Iceland, Jordan, Cambodia, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay, Russian federation.