Westland Sea King HC 4 1/72 Scale Plastic Model Kit Aitfix A04056

Westland Sea King HC 4 1/72 Scale Plastic Model Kit Aitfix A04056

Airfix

  • $ 24.99 CAD
    Unit price per 
  • Save $ 8.00 CAD

Only 1 left!

Well-suited for amphibious warfare and the tactical insertion of ground troops, the ‘Commando’ was an important variant of the Sea King. It was initially proposed as a tactical transport for the Egyptian Air Force for which the amphibious capability of earlier Sea Kings was not required and so the side floats were deleted. With folding rotors and tail, the Commando entered service with the Royal Navy as the Sea King HC.4.
It would eventually be provided with radar-warning and infrared jamming devices, and could also deploy M130/M147 flares as countermeasures. Besides troops, it could also be fitted to carry underslung loads of up to 2.5 tonnes. Increased range and a 28-troop capacity made it ideal as an amphibious transport aircraft. It was often deployed in order to evacuate wounded personnel and refugees, as well as preparing for and supporting ground advances. It is due to be retired from UK forces service in March 2016.


This is a plastic model Kit and requires model glue and paint to complete.

Consignment model kits are gently used scale plastic models we have on offer in our shop.
All consignment kits supplied from Hobbies and Beyond have been thoroughly inspected to ensure that they are 100% complete, everything in this original kit issues still in the box. A note will be added into product descriptions where necessary if the contents of the box differ in any way from the original issue.
We do not grade the boxes for the collector. We welcome any comments and questions you may have. Product descriptions will include the year of issue for the model where possible.

 


We Also Recommend

Shorts Tucano T 1 1/72 Scale Plastic Model Kit Airfix A73011

Airfix
Shorts Tucano T 1 1/72 Scale Plastic Model Kit Airfix A73011

Sale price $ 14.99 CAD
Save $ 5.00 CAD
Hawker Siddley Harrier GR 3 1/72 Scale Plastic Model Kit Airfix A04055

Airfix
Hawker Siddley Harrier GR 3 1/72 Scale Plastic Model Kit Airfix A04055

Sale price $ 19.99 CAD
Save $ 10.00 CAD
Hunting Percival Jet Provost T3  1/72 Scale Plastic Model Kit Airfix A02103

Airfix
Hunting Percival Jet Provost T3 1/72 Scale Plastic Model Kit Airfix A02103

Sale price $ 12.99 CAD
Save $ 3.00 CAD
English Electric Canberra PR 9 1/72 Scale Plastic Model Kit

Airfix
English Electric Canberra PR 9 1/72 Scale Plastic Model Kit

Sale price $ 34.99 CAD
Save $ 10.00 CAD
Fairey Swordfish Floatplane  1/72 Scale Plastic Model Kit Airfix A05006

Airfix
Fairey Swordfish Floatplane 1/72 Scale Plastic Model Kit Airfix A05006

Sale price $ 29.99 CAD
Save $ 10.00 CAD