Royal Air Force E-3D Sentry, 8th Sqd, "90th Anniversary" (1:400) By DragonWings 400 Diecast Airliners
Item Number: DRW55945
About Royal Air Force E-3D Sentry, 8th Sqd, "90th Anniversary" (1:400)
Royal Air Force E-3D Sentry, 8th Sqd, "90th Anniversary" (1:400) by DragonWings 400
Item Number: DRW55945
1/400 Royal Air Force E-3D Sentry, 8th Squadron, "90th Anniversary" special scheme
This title celebrates the 90th Anniversary of the Royal Air Force's 8th Squadron.
The RAF uses seven E-3D Sentry aircraft that form part of the NATO Early Warning Force. These seven RAF Sentries are pooled between 8 Squadron and 23 Squadron, with the latter unit being responsible for training. They operate from RAF Waddington in Lincolnshire.
- Highly detailed 90th Anniversary Livery
- Accurate mold approved by Boeing
- True to 1/400
- High quality diecast construction
- Display in flight or on the ground (stand included)
- Approximate dimensions: 4.4" long x 4.4" wide x 1" high
About the E-3:
The E-3 Sentry is a military airborne warning and control system (AWACS) aircraft that provides all-weather surveillance, command, control and communications, to the United States, NATO and other air defense forces.
About DragonWings 400 Diecast Airliners
Established in 1987, Dragon Models Limited first produced plastic model kits before moving into the airliner model field with their Dragon Wings 1:400 scale line of commercial and national airliners. By Maintaining strict quality standards, and with features such as working parts, accurate markings, true to scale models and excellent manufacturing, the Dragon line of products became leaders in the world of aviation and military models. Collectors will find a wide selection of diecast aircrafts, space crafts, tanks in their Dragon Armor line, 1:6 scale action figures from their New Generation Life Action Figure series, 1:72 scale fighter aircrafts from their Warbirds series and more. Dragon Model Limited released over a 1,000 different model kits and pre-constructed models, and they may also be found under the brand labels of "Revell/Monogram" in the USA, "Revell" and "Italeri" in Europe, and "Hasegawa" and "GSI" in Japan. Production of the Dragon Wings airliners, warebirds, and Dragon Armor tanks ceased in 2008. Remaining stock of these popular models is limited and at www.DiecastAirplane.com we have the largest selection of closeout Dragon Wings models at low, low closeout prices.
About this scale
1/400 scale die cast airliner models are the most popular commercial airplane model scale. The combination of a huge selection, great detail, and reasonable pricing makes this a perfect sale for collectors. At www.DiecastAirplane.com we have been a top selling store for 1:400 diecast airliner and military aircraft since 1999. GeminiJets had just started the year before with the this whole new scale, just a bit larger then the popular 1:500 scale Herpa Wings Models this little bit extra allowed for increased detail especially for the landing gear. GeminiJets also are fully metal models with the wings and tail diecast as well as the fuselage. Herpa Model, followed by Dragon Wings did a metal fuselage, but plastic wings and tail fins. GeminiJets raised the bar in other ways as well. Their colors and manufacturer blueprint designed molds are extremely accurate to their full size counterparts. With GeminiJets leading the way other brands have followed suit with die cast metal 1:400 scale models: AeroClassics (specializing in retro models and latin classics), Apollo, Aurora, Aviation 400, Big Bird, Byrd Models, Dragon Wings, Gemini MACS, Herpa, Hogan Wings, InFlight 400, JC Wings, Jet X, NG Models, Phoenix, and Witty Wings.
See all Dragon Wings 1:400 Scale Models