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Anigrand Craftswork ANIG2058

ANIG2058
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  • ANIG2058
  • ANIG2058
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Description:
McDonnell XF-88A Voodoo. In 1945, USAAF recognized all the early jet fighters lacked sufficient range to escort bombers to the target. So proposals for a penetration fighter were requested. In 1947, McDonnell submitted its larger-sized McDonnell F2H proposal, and was chosen for two prototypes, designated XF-88 Voodoo. The other designs entered the competition were the Lockheed XF-90 and the North-American YF-93A. In 1948, the XF-88 made its first flight. Handling was acceptable but the speed was disappointing. So the second prototype was modified with two afterburning turbojets, and was redesignated XF-88A. The XF-88A reached higher speeds, but still not fast enough. In June 1950, after a fly-off with the XF-90 and YF-93, USAF chose the XF-88A as the
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Manufacturer:
Anigrand Craftswork
Code Number:
ANIG2058
Scale:
1:72
Item type:
Aircraft kits (resin)
Price:
£57.99
Order Quantity:
Quantity In Stock:
In Stock 2
Availability:
This will usually be dispatched within 24/48 hours of receiving your order
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Department:
Catalogue



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