The F/A-18C Hornet is a multirole combat jet
aircraft developed by McDonnell Douglas and Northrup during the 1970s.
With a top speed of Mach 1.8, it was the first modern jet intended for both land
and air duties. It is a superb war plane with the primary missions of
fleet air defense, fighter escort, intercept, combat air patrol, suppression of
enemy air defense, air interdiction and close air support, among others.
The Blue Angels are the United States Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, whose
mission is to exhibit pride and professionalism through flight demonstrations.
- Die-cast metal airplane
- 1:150 scale with plastic stand
- 4 3/4" long x 3 1/8"
- Recommended ages