German WWII Horten Ho 229 "Wunderwaffe".
One of Nazi Germany‚Äôs ‚Äúwonder weapons‚Äù, the jet-powered flying wing demonstrated early characteristics of stealth technology to achieve a smaller radar cross-section than conventional attack aircraft. The project progressed no further than three prototypes built for testing.
Choice of 3 markings:
(1) Ho 229, unknown fighter/bomber unit, Luftwaffe, 1946.
(2) Ho 229, unknown night fighter unit, Luftwaffe, 1946.
(3) Ho 229, Japanese Army Evaluation Command, 1946.
1:72 scale plastic model kit from Academy, requires paint and glue.