Revell 1/48 Ea-6a Wild Weasel - 855623
Developed as an evolutionary variant of the original Grumman A2F-1H, the sophisticated EA-6A was constructed in the mid-sixties as a dedicated Electronic Intelligence (ELINT) and Electronic Countermeasures (ECM) aircraft. Its primary mission was to jam enemy surface-to-air missile radar emissions to protect U.S. Navy and Marine attack aircraft. Features: External ordnance includes ALQ-76 jamming pods, two shrike missiles, ALE-41 chaff dispenser pod plus external fuel tanks; Detailed landing gear and cockpit with two crew figures; Authentic markings for EA-6A BUNO 156988, US Navy, VAQ-33 Firebirds NAS Key West, Florida, the only active duty Navy squadron to fly the Electronic Intruder and EA-6A Electronic Intruder, BUNO 156986, US Marines VMCJ-1, 1966/1975; and Molded in light gray and clear. Paint colors needed: Flat Black, Green, Olive Drab, Flat Dark Gull Gray, Gloss Gull Gray, Flat Tan, Red, Gloss Yellow, Gloss White, and Silver.