Revell- Horten Go-229, Kit de Modelo, Escala 1:72 (4312)


By the end of World War II, the brothers Reimar and Walter Horten were two of the best-known designers of flying wing aircraft in Germany. They brought their experience in this field into a special unit which, as Sonderkommando 9, was responsible for the development of tailless all-wing aircraft. The development of the machine known as the Horten Ho IX, equipped with two BMW 003A-1 jet engines began in 1942. Whereas the first machines could only be made as gliders due to difficulties with the jet engine, the second prototype received a Jumo 004B-1 engine. In 1944 the V2 made its first flight reaching speeds of over 780 km/h. The production of the Horten was transferred to the Gothaer Waggonfabrik and the designation was changed to the Go 229. The first machine from the Gothaer Waggonfabrik, the Go 229 A-O V3 received a Jumo 004-C engine.

Detalles del producto

  • Superficies detalladas con juntas de chapas embutidas
  • Tren de aterrizaje opcionalmente extendido o retraído
  • Detallado tren de aterrizaje frontal y principal
  • Detallada cabina del piloto con tablero de instrumentos
  • Dos cañones de 30 mm