Hobby Boss 87270 1/72 U-2A Dragon Lady Model Kit
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100% NEW TOOLING!
U-2 built in complete secrecy by Kelly Johnson and the Lockheed Skunk Works, the original U-2A first flew in August 1955. Early flights over the Soviet Union in the late 1950s provided the president and other U.S. decision makers with key intelligence on Soviet military capability. In October 1962, the U-2 photographed the buildup of Soviet offensive nuclear missiles in Cuba, touching off the Cuban Missile Crisis.
Landing gear can be posed in ground or flight configuration
Detailed landing gear bays
"Pogo" wing tip supports
Decal sheet with wing-walk markings, civilian NACA and USAF markings.