First flown on January 20, 1974, the F-16 Fighting Falcon is multipurpose aircraft in service with the United States Air Force and 25 other militaries around the world. The aircraft was revolutionary for its time, including numerous pilot-friendly innovations. More than 4,500 F-16s have been manufactured and it is expected to remain in service with the USAF until at least 2025.
This 1/72 scale, Air Force 1 Model Company, die cast replica of a single-seat F-16A operated by the ROCAF, currently stationed at Hualian Air Base, Taiwan, features engraved panel lines, a well-equipped cockpit with a glazed canopy and a pilot figure, a realistic air intake and exhaust nozzle, fuel tanks and missiles, optional-position landing gear, authentic markings, and a mid-flight display stand. Measures approximately 8¼" long with a 5¼" wingspan.