Hobby Master 1/72  Boeing EA-18G Growler 166943 VAQ-124 USS Gerald R. Ford 2023 (with 2 x Next Generation Jammer (NGJ))

Hobby Master 1/72 Boeing EA-18G Growler 166943 VAQ-124 USS Gerald R. Ford 2023 (with 2 x Next Generation Jammer (NGJ))

$259.99

Description

In order to replace their aging EA-6B Prowlers the USN acquired a specialized version of the F/A- 18F Super Hornet, the EA-18G Growler. The Growler is an advanced airborne electronic attack aircraft capable of tactical jamming and electronic protection. The first EA-18G Growler flight took place in August 2006 with the first USN production aircraft being delivered to VAQ129 in June 2008. After operational capability testing full production of the EA18G Growler began in late 2009. In 2010 VAQ-132, 138 and 141 were re-equipped with the Growler.

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Specifications

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