The T-28 was the first post war advanced trainer produced for training pilots for high-speed jet aircraft. With advent of the war in South Vietnam, the T-28 was given a new lease on life when it proved to be effective "COIN' or counter insurgency aircraft against enemy forces operating in the dense tropical jungle. Flown by Vietnamese pilots, the T-28 usually also carried an American advisor and observer on these combat missions
This kit contains material for building one flying model that measures 16".
Ages 10 & up.