343rd Kokutai - 'Violet Lightning' in the PacificAdd to Wish List
The Kawanishi N1K-2 'Shiden Kai', one of the finest land-based fighters flown by the Japanese, is about to enter Blood Red Skies with IJNAF ACE Kaneyoshi Muto! Kawanishi N1K-2 'Shiden Kai' The Kawanishi N1K-2 'Shiden Kai' ("Violet Lightning") was...
302nd Kokutai - 'Thunderbolt' over JapanAdd to Wish List
Making its combat debut in June 1944 the Mitsubishi J2M Raiden, with IJNAF ACE Yozo Tsuboi, is on its way for Blood Red Skies! Mitsubishi J2M 'Raiden' After a year correcting serious engine problems, the Mitsubishi J2M Raiden ("Thunderbolt") known...
Mitsubishi J2M 'Raiden' squadronAdd to Wish List
After a year correcting serious engine problems, the Mitsubishi J2M Raiden (“Thunderbolt”) known by the Allied forces as “Jack”, finally arrived in front line squadrons February 1944. Primarily designed to defend against the Boeing B-29 Superfortress, and still handicapped by...
Kawanishi N1K-1 'Shiden' SquadronAdd to Wish List
The Kawanishi N1K-2 ‘Shiden Kai’ (“Violet Lightning”) was an Imperial Japanese Navy Air Force (IJNAF) land-based fighter. Known by the Allied forces as “George”, the N1K-2 was considered to be one of the finest land-based fighters flown by the Japanese....
Nakajima B5N 'Kate' SquadronAdd to Wish List
The B5N although didn't compare up to other aircraft at the start of its involvement in the war, still served throughout the entirety of it. It had a 3-man crew, pilot, navigator/bombardier/observer, and radio operator/gunner. Models supplied unassembled and unpainted...
Mitsubishi J2M 'Raiden' Ace: Yozo TsuboiAdd to Wish List
Yozo Tsuboi, was Japans only Raiden Ace claiming 5.5 victories in this aircraft whilst serving with the 302nd Kokutai (302nd Naval Air Group). He lost his last battle when taking on a formidably armed F-13A reconnaissance aircraft, (a redesignated version...