Item Number: 30494
Price: $162.99  CAD each  
Availability: May/June
Manufacturer: Hobby Master
Description: In February 1962 an attempt to set time-to-altitude records the USN began as “Project High Jump”. F4H-1 aircraft used flying from NAS Brunswick Maine and Point Mugu California. Five pilots were involved in the project that set 8 time-to-climb records of which 2 were time-to-height records. Records were set for time-to 9,842 feet, 19,685 feet, 29,528 feet, 39,370 feet, 49,213 feet, 65.617 feet, 82,021 feet and 98,425 feet. Lt.Cdr. John W. Young set the first and second last records flying F4H-1 148423. Young became an astronaut and pilot of the first space shuttle.
Additional Info: HA19032
Opening canopies, revealing the detailed cockpit interior
Extended / retracted interchangeable landing gear
Presentation stand to display the aircraft "in flight"
Scale: 1/72

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