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I-16 Type 28 WWII Soviet Fighter Plastic Model Kit-Wingspan 11 inches- ICM 32002

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One of the first monoplane fighter aircraft with retractable landing gear was the I-16, developed in the N.N. Polikarpov design bureau.

The maiden flight was on December 30, 1934.

"Type 28" modification with M-63 engine, two ShVAK cannons and reinforced chassis was in production from 1939 to 1940.

In the summer of 1941 I-16 fighters were the basis of Soviet fighter aviation.  They participated in air battles in all sectors of the Soviet-German Front.  I-16 fighters were used in combat until mid 1943.

Model Specs:

  • Material: Plastic
  • Length: Over 7.5" (192 mm)
  • Wingspan:  Over 11" (282 mm)
  • Pieces: 115
  • Recommended for ages 14+
  • Cement and paint required