Corgi AA36703 Junkers Ju 88A-4 Luftwaffe 4./KG 30 Lister 1:72 Diecast
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New and in mint condition and only removed from the packaging to take photos. Email me with any questions!This is model number 1,359 of only 2,190 made! Corgi Aviation Archive Collector Series AA36703
Junkers Ju 88A-4 Diecast Model
Luftwaffe 4./KG 30, Lister, March 1943 Limited Edition
Pieces Worldwide 1:72 Scale Length Width Junkers Ju 88A-4 7.75" 11"
It was not until the Battle of Britain that the Ju88A played a major role in German operations. Ju88s took part in a number of daylight actions against British radar stations, airfields and ports in the opening phases of the Battle of Britain. The Ju88A-1 was the main variant used and possessed a good performance, was reasonably maneuverable for its size and could take a great deal of punishment. However, its lack of armored protection and insufficient defensive armament meant that it was relatively easy prey for RAF fighters.Junkers Ju 88A-4
Designed to meet a German requirement for a heavy dive bomber, the Ju 88 was first flown on December 21, 1936. Affectionately called "The Maid of all Work," the Ju 88 was one of the most versatile aircraft to serve in WWII. It was used as a bomber, dive bomber, heavy fighter, night fighter, torpedo bomber and reconnaissance aircraft, and was produced in more variants than any other WWII twin-engined... read more