Prototype Information: Manufacturer: Boeing Aircraft Company, USA. Name: B-17G Flying Fortress Service History: USAAF; 1941-45; Description: Heavily armed, 4-engine daylight heavy bomber Features: The B-17G was the last bomber version of the venerable Flying Fort and featured a new chin turret under the bomb aimer's position and improved fuel tank venting which increased the aircraft's survivability in combat.
This is the 1/48 Scale B-17G Flying Fortress Plastic Model Kit by Revell. Suitable for Ages 12 & Older. FEATURES: Highly detailed plastic pieces molded in silver, black and clear Cockpit and compartments for bombardier, navigator, radio operator and gunners are fully detailed with seats, controls and instrument panels Gun turrets rotate and the propellers spin Waterslide decals Illustrated instructions MARKING OPTIONS: One decal sheet with markings for 2 versions: 1) "El Lobo II" s/n 42-32101, 457th BG 748th Sqdn, Nov 1944 2) "Chow Hound" s/n 42-31367, 91st BG 322 Sqdn, 1944 INCLUDES: One plastic model REQUIRES: Assembly Hobby knife (RMXR6909) Cement for plastics (TESR3512) Sprue cutters (HCAR0630) Paint (Gunmetal, Olive Drab, Natural Wood, Medium Gray, Light Green, Flat Black, Light Gray, Chromate Green, Red, Blue, Aluminum, Flat Brown, Satin Black, Brass, Tan, Zinc Chromate, Flat White, Flat Dark Green, Yellow) SPECS: Scale: 1/48 Length: 19-3/16" (487.36mm) Wingspan: 25-15/16" (658.81mm) Skill level: 4 Parts: 148 COMMENTS: Due to small parts that could cause a choking hazard please keep away from children 3 years of age and younger 4/7/98 RDT ir/jl updated tlc 2/13/13 updated tlc 12/28/16