Airfix 1/48 Junkers Ju87R-2/B-2 Stuka
Airfix 1/48 Junkers Ju87R-2/B-2 Stuka
Airfix 1/48 Junkers Ju87R-2/B-2 Stuka
Airfix 1/48 Junkers Ju87R-2/B-2 Stuka
Airfix 1/48 Junkers Ju87R-2/B-2 Stuka

Airfix 1/48 Junkers Ju87R-2/B-2 Stuka

Product code: AX07115
£28.99
Kit Features;
  • 2 x marking options -
  1. Junkers Ju 87R-2 Stuka, 2./Sturzkampfgeschwader 3, Greece, Spring 1941.
  2. Junkers Ju 87B-2 Stuka, 2./Sturzkampfgeschwader 2 'Immelmann', Libya, May 1942.
  • Paint call outs for Humbrol
  • Length 229mm, Width 288mm, 161 parts
  • Gun bays open or closed option
  • Full engine included with engine cowl open or closed option
  • Canopy open or closed option
  • 2017 boxing of the 2017 new tooled kit
The Junkers Ju87 Stuka became an infamous & feared weapons at the beginning of WWII.
The two-man dive bomber was first used in Spain during the Spanish Civil War with Legion Condor allowing the German pilots to hone their skills & battlefield strategies.

Although outdated in its appearance, the Stuka did contain modern features such as automatic dive brakes.
During the beginning of WWII over Poland, France & the Low Countries the aircraft proved effective whilst operating over clear skies, however during the Battle of Britain against modern RAF fighters the Stuka would suffer heavy losses.

The Stuka would later be used in the Balkans & Western Desert & continue to serve in Russia as a tank destroyer, until the end of WWII. 
 

GTIN 5055286643767
Brand Airfix
Product Code AX07115
Weight 0.6kg