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Mitsubishi A6M2 ZeroType 21 Fighter Aircraft “PO 1st Class Tsugio Matsuyama Carrier Hiryu Pearl Harbor” (1941) Imperial Japanese Navy Air Service “Air Power Series” 1/48 by Hobby Master

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  • Brand new 1/48 scale diecast model of Mitsubishi A6M2 ZeroType 21 Fighter Aircraft “PO 1st Class Tsugio Matsuyama, Carrier Hiryu, Pearl Harbor” (1941) Imperial Japanese Navy Air Service “Air Power Series” die cast model by Hobby Master.
  • Brand new box.
  • Detailed exterior.
  • True-to-scale detail.
  • Has opening canopy.
  • Includes display stand.
  • Officially licensed product.
  • Manufacturer’s original unopened packaging.
  • Dimensions approximately Length- 7.5, Wingspan- 9.75 inches.
  • Diecast metal and plastic construction for durability and a heavy, realistic feel.
  • It is a highly detailed and accurate model, perfect for collectors and enthusiasts of military history.
  • Realistic panel lines, antennas, access panels, and surface details for an authentic representation of the real-life airplane.
  • HISTORY ASPECTS:The A6M2 Zero, piloted by 1st Class Tsugio Matsuyama, became an iconic symbol of Japanese air power during the early stages of World War II. On December 7, 1941, the A6M2 Zero, based on the aircraft carrier Hiryu, played a pivotal role in the infamous attack on Pearl Harbor, which drew the United States into the war. This remarkable aircraft, designed for superior agility and range, was one of the most agile fighters of its time and was known for its role in the surprise attack on the U.S. Pacific Fleet’s base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.The A6M2 Zero’s technical details were impressive, featuring a Nakajima Sakae 12 engine and a top speed of over 300 mph. Its lightweight construction, combined with a highly maneuverable design, made it a formidable adversary in the early years of World War II. The Zero’s combat range allowed it to dominate the skies over the Pacific, participating in numerous battles and engagements. From Pearl Harbor to the Battle of Midway and the Guadalcanal Campaign, the A6M2 Zero was a symbol of Japanese naval airpower and is remembered for its early successes in the war.This highly detailed 1:48 scale model captures the essence of the Zero, with its authentic markings and insignia. Whether you have an interest in military aviation history, the events of World War II, or simply appreciate finely crafted diecast models, this A6M2 Zero is a piece of history that you can proudly display and commemorate the courage and skill of the Japanese pilots who flew it.