1:48 Boeing EA-18G Growler
Designed especially for electronic warfare, the EA-18G Growler is a specialized update of the celebrated F/A-18F Super Hornet. The U.S. Navy's VAQ-129 "Vikings" Electronic Attack Squadron was the first to adopt the aircraft in June 2008. VAQ-129 executed the first carrier-assisted Growler landing aboard the U.S.S. Harry S. Truman (CVN-75) in 2009. 2011's Operation Odyssey Dawn marked the Growler's first use in combat.
Kit features new electronic pods (ALQ-99 and ALQ-218), antenna fairings, AGM-88 HARM missile parts.
Additional plastic parts
- Electronic warfare pods
- Antenna fairings
- AGM-88E AARGM parts
- Update parts for block II
- The 141st Tactical Electronic Warfare Squadron "Shadow Hawks" Air Force Commander "AJ 500" (2010), equipped with the USS George HW Bush.
- Pacific Fleet Electronic Attack Air Force 129th Tactical Electronic Battle Squadron “Vikings” Air Force Commander “NJ 550” (2008)
Skill Level 3
This plastic model kit requires paints, glues and basic tools to complete.