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AH64D Longbow United Arab Emirates Air Force UAEAF 074 Dubai 1:72 +Preorder+

  • SKU: HH1212
  • Article code: HH1212W
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January 4 2022 announcement, September 2022 scheduled release, Limited Edition of 600 pieces HobbymasterSeptember2022

C$ 143.95

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AH64D Longbow United Arab Emirates Air Force UAEAF 074 Dubai 1:72 +Preorder+

Boeing AH-64D Longbow United Arab Emirates Air Force UAEAF 074 Dubai 2015 1:72 with stand
January 4 2022 announcement, September 2022 scheduled release, Limited Edition of 400 pieces HobbymasterSeptember2022

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In the early 1970’s the US Army wanted a replacement for the AH-1 Cobra so companies submitted proposals. In July 1973 the list was shortened to Hughes and Bell with each building a prototype in 1975. The Army selected the Hughes helicopter because its landing gear was more stable and the main rotor was more damage tolerant. In 1981 3 pre-production AH-64As were given to the Army for testing and named Apache. The Apache went into production in 1982 and has evolved into one of the deadliest machines over the battle field.

In 2008 the United Arab Emirate began to upgrade the 30 AH-64A Apaches they had purchased in 1991 through 1994 to the new AH-64D standards. The work began in May 2008 and continued through November 2009. One of the upgraded AH-64Ds was No. 074 that originally was BuNo. 94-0342 c/n PV920. In 2016 the U.S. approved the sale of 37 AH-64Es of which 28 were remanufactured AH-64Ds and 9 total new helicopters. These helicopters will strengthen the UAE infrastructure and protect its border from any possible incursions.

Hobby Master is a Hong Kong based manufacturer producing high quality collectible diecast models. Hobbymaster produces mostly military diecast aircraft models in 1:72, 1:48 and 1:32 scales. It's products are perhaps the most popular military diecast models in the world, and their high quality is award winning. Most models include dynamic moveable parts, historic markings, realistic weaponry and come with their own stand, and many come with additional external weapons, fuel tanks, and pilot figures.

- Pre-painted Diecast Metal Model

- True 1:72 scale
- Professionally painted
- Great attention to detail
- All markings are Tampo printed (pad applied)
- Option to display the model on a stand that is provided
- Model can be shown with the landing gear in the down or up positions
- Canopy can be displayed open or closed
- Heavy metal construction with a minimum of plastic

Collectors item: Not suitable for children under 14

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AH64D Longbow United Arab Emirates Air Force UAEAF 074 Dubai 1:72 +Preorder+

AH64D Longbow United Arab Emirates Air Force UAEAF 074 Dubai 1:72 +Preorder+

C$ 143.95 (C$ 143.95 Incl. tax)