HK Models 1/32 Avro Lancaster B Mk III Dambuster Bomber
-Immediately after World War II broke out, Dr. Wallis of Vickers suggested bombing and destroying a group of dams supplying power in the Ruhr area, Germany's largest industrial area.
-Pack a bomb in the shape of a drum can about 3 tons of explosives, give a reverse rotation to the direction of travel, jump the water surface, strike the dam's chest wall, sink at that position and explode it at a depth of 9 meters to destroy the dam was.
-The Lancaster BMK.III equipped with this bomb has been remodeled into a greatly sculpted lower surface to carry this special bomb upkeep.
-On May 13, 1943 at midnight of the 617 squadron's 19 Lancaster BMK. III modifications of the 617 squadron succeeded in destroying two large dams in Germany, and after the operation the 617 squadron commanded with Lt. It quickly became famous as a dam busters.
The Hong Kong Models 1/32 British RAF Avro Lancaster B.III Dambuster from the plastic aircraft model kits range accurately recreates the real life British bomber from World War II. This model requires paint and glue to complete.
- New tooled parts for Upkeep bouncing bomb used in Operation Chastise dams raid in May 1943
- Length; 664mm Width; 972mm
- Parts; 854
- Exclusive UK edition includes new A5 booklet “Rad Shutters Auto” by Squadron Leader Stuart G Reid BSc RAF (Retired), Pilot Royal Air Force Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, Lancaster PA474