Model Planes – The Boeing Poseidon model is a striking scale model reproduction of the P-8A Poseidon aircraft. It is crafted from pressure cast composite resin and is a striking aviation gift. The model scale is 1/100nd with an approximate 14 7/8 inch wingspan and about a 15 1/2 inch length.
The Poseidon aircraft is part of the MMA or Multimission Maritime Aircraft military defense. The body of the aircraft is a modified version of the Boeing 737-800 and, it was designed for anti-submarine and electronic intelligence. It is well armed with torpedoes, depth charges, and SLAM-ER anti-ship missiles. In testing since 2009, the aircraft should be active in 2013.
This authentic, extraordinary replica of the original aircraft has been faithfully reproduced using exact blueprint specifications. Each model is meticulously hand painted giving the aircraft a deep, rich finish. The result is a museum quality sculpture to be admired and it is a magnificent collectible. This model arrives fully assembled and includes a display base.