1:72 A6M2 Mitsubishi Zero Type 52 – Zeke
The Mitsubishi A6M Zero was a long-range fighter aircraft operated by the Imperial Japanese Navy Air Service (IJNAS) from 1940 to 1945. The A6M was designated as the Mitsubishi Navy Type 0 Carrier Fighter (rei-shiki-kanjou-sentouki), and also designated as the Mitsubishi A6M Rei-sen and Mitsubishi Navy 12-shi Carrier Fighter. The A6M was usually referred to by the Allies as the “Zero”, from the ‘Navy Type 0 Carrier Fighter’ designation. The official Allied reporting name was Zeke.
- 203rd Naval Air Squadron, August 1945, Omura Air Base, Nagasaki Prefecture
- 252nd Naval Air Squadron, March 1945, Shigehara Air Base, Chiba Prefecture
- Skill Level 3
- 53 pieces
- Age 14+
Plastic Model kit that will need paints and glues to complete.