The English Electric Lightning was a supersonic jet fighter aircraft of the Cold War era, noted for its great speed. It is the only all-British Mach 2 fighter and was the first aircraft in the world capable of cruising at Mach+ speeds. It could also carry the awesome Firestreak missile.
Paint Scheme – 92 Squadron RAF Guttersloh 1980s.
The F2 introduced in 1962 was much modified in 1968 producing the F2A with square cut fin, kinked leading edges and enlarged ventral tank which gave an enhanced combat air patrol time of some 2 hours.
Number of Parts 92
Dimensions (mm) L235 x W148
Age Suitability 8+
WARNING! Only suitable for age 36 months +
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