The Messerschmitt Me262 “Swallo” was the world’s first operational jet-powered fighter aircraft. Officially named “Swallow bird”. The Me262 had a negligible impact on the course of the WWII. Its design was highly influential on postwar aircraft development. Plans were first test flight in 1941. In April 1944, into service. in the end, slightly over 1400 Me262s of all version were produced.
- 1/72nd scale
- Hand assembled and hand painted model
- Highly detailed throughout including fine panel lines and underwing weaponry
- Molded completely in plastic to ensure fine detail
- Display stand to show the aircraft in flight included