P-3C Orion (White/Grey) 1/116
Scale: 1/116 | Wingspan: 10.3 inches | Length: 12 inches
The P-3C Orion was developed for and rendered service to the United States Navy for many purposes, especially as anti-submarine warfare. Its distinctive tail stinger or “MAD Boom” was used for magnetic detection of submarines. The Orion was introduced in the 60’s and remained in service for 50 long years. The P-3C Orion is still in use by Air Forces and Navies the world over, most importantly the US military. To this present day, a total of 734 P-3s have been built.
This handcrafted model is painted in the same paint scheme as the original and is painstakingly built from Philippine mahogany by our skilled craftsmen. Perfect as a gift for any aviation enthusiast and history buff!