87250 1/72 F9F-3 Panther
The F9F Panther was the US Navy's second Jet fighter. It first flew in 1947. Power was a turbojet. Since there was insufficient space within the wings and fuselage for fuel for the thirsty jet, permanently mounted wingtip fuel tanks were added.
Model Dimension Length: 159.8mm Wingspan: 161mm
1. F9F-3, Bu No 123071, VF-51, "first kill" (Yak-9P), July 1950
2. F9F-3, VF-51, US Navy