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Rada Airlines Ilyushin IL-62MF EW-450TR (1:200)
Item # HE571715
Rada Airlines Ilyushin IL-62MF ? EW-450TR (1:200)
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Length: 10.44"
Wingspan: 8.52"

Diecast Metal and Plastic Model

Collectors item: Not suitable for children under 14

Retail: $189.95
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    Rada Airlines Ilyushin IL-62MF EW-450TR (1:200) By Herpa 1:200 Scale Diecast Airliners
    Item Number: HE571715

    About Rada Airlines Ilyushin IL-62MF EW-450TR (1:200)
    Almost 50 years after its first flight, the unmistakable four-jet engine from Soviet production has almost completely disappeared from the sky. The Belarusian cargo company Rada Airlines, however, is using the only two examples of the IL-62 that have been converted into a freighter in the world. Founded in 2015 with one copy, the second of the machines officially designated as the IL-62MGr was put into service in 2020.

    About Herpa 1:200 Scale Diecast Airliners
    By working closely with manufacturers in the auto, aviation and transportation industries, Herpa Miniaturmodelle GmbH manufactures highly detailed, quality cars, trucks and airplane miniatures. Producing both diecast metal and plastic models, Herpa releases a wide variety of pre-constructed models, as well as many model kits. Herpa Wings are die-cast model airplanes trademarked under Herpa of Germany. The collection includes 250 airlines under 17 different aircraft manufacturers in over 1,200 versions. The mainstay of Herpa Wings is in the 1:500 scale, while model airliners are also produced in the 1:400, 1:200, 1:1000, and 1:160 scales. Herpa Wings model airliners may also be used in conjunction with Herpa's SCENIX series, which includes model diorama airports and airport accessories. In 1990, the model airplanes sported authentic miniaturizations of the engines and rolling landing gear from the various manufacturers. By 1992, Herpa Wings is established. The first 1/500 plane miniatures are presented to the public at the Nuremberg Toy Fair, and several airlines place orders for planes in their respective liveries. A licensing contract with aircraft manufacturer Boeing was signed in 1995. In 1996, Herpa Wings offered propeller driven planes for the first time in the 1/500 scale with the release of an ATR-72 model. Also, Herpa Wings produced for Condor the replica of their anniversary plane, the "Rizzi Bird", which is still one of the most difficult models in the Herpa Wings range. The first set of airport accessories was also produced. In 1997, issue 1 of the magazine for collectors of airplane models, WingsWorld, was released in June. A new range of airplane replicas in the 1/200 scale are released. In 1999, the Herpa Wings Club and the first models of airport buildings in the 1/500 scale are produced. Herpa also celebrated its 50th anniversary as a collectables manufacturer in 1999. In 2018 Herpa finally introduced a line of 1:72 military aircraft models, as well. Throughout the years, Herpa’s commitment to utilizing the latest technology to produce high quality, highly detailed models, has earned them a top spot among model collectors.

    About this scale
    Diecast Aircraft models are commonly constructed in 1:72 Scale. This matches them up perfectly with 1:72 scale military vehicles which is the most common tank model scale. Typically 6 to 12" in length for fighters and 10 to 18" for transport and bomber aircraft, their size is perfect for shelf display or construction of detailed military dioramas. At www.DiecastAirplane.com we are one of the top suppliers of 1/72 scale aircraft models and carry all major brands, such as Air Commander, Air Force 1, Altaya Models, Amercom Aircraft, Atlas Editions, Aviation 72,Calibre Wings, Century Wings, Corgi Aviation Archive, Dragon Wings, Easy Model, ERTL, Forces of Valor, GeminiAces, Herpa, Hobby Master, JC Wings, Leo Models, Luft-X, Model Power, Motormax, New Ray, Oxford Diecast, Calibre Wings, Royal Air Force, Skymax, Smithsonian, TSM Wings, War Master, Wings of the Great War, and Witty Wings Sky Guardians.

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