Westland Lysander MK I War Plane 416 Malton NSC Factory Canada (August 1939) "Oxford Aviation" Series 1/72 Diecast Model Airplane by Oxford Diecast
Regular price $40.05
- Brand new 1/72 scale diecast airplane model of Westland Lysander MK I War Plane 416, Malton NSC Factory, Canada (August 1939) "Oxford Aviation" Series die cast model by Oxford Diecast.
- Detailed exterior.
- True-to-scale detail.
- Comes with a display stand.
- This model does not have any openings.
- Manufacturer's original unopened packaging.
- Made of diecast metal with some plastic parts.
- Dimensions approximately L-5.75, W-8.25, H-1.5 inches.
- Diecast metal and plastic construction for durability and a heavy, realistic feel.
- It is a highly detailed and accurate model, perfect for collectors and enthusiasts of military history.
- Realistic panel lines, antennas, access panels, and surface details for an authentic representation of the real-life airplane.
- HISTORY ASPECTS:
- The Westland Lysander was a British army co-operation and liaison aircraft that served during World War II. The aircraft was known for its versatility and ruggedness, as well as its ability to operate from unprepared surfaces.
- During the war, the Lysander saw extensive use in a variety of roles, including reconnaissance, target marking, and air support for special operations. One of its most notable missions was the delivery of agents and supplies to resistance fighters in Nazi-occupied Europe, where the Lysander's ability to land and take off from short, unprepared runways made it an ideal choice for secret missions behind enemy lines.
- The Westland Lysander also saw service in other conflicts, including the Second Sino-Japanese War and the Greek Civil War, where it was used primarily for reconnaissance and liaison duties.
- The Westland Lysander Canada 1:72 Scale Model Aircraft is a faithful replica of this iconic aircraft, featuring detailed panel lines and accurate markings. This model is perfect for collectors and history buffs who want to own a piece of aviation history. With its sleek lines and rugged appearance, the Westland Lysander is sure to be a standout in any collection. Order yours today and experience the thrill of this legendary aircraft for yourself!