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Herpa 1:200 Wings 552547
Eurofighter EF-2000 Typhoon S Diecast Model
Luftwaffe JG 73 Steinhoff, Laage AB, Germany

1:200 Scale   Length   Width
Eurofighter EF-2000 Typhoon S   3"   2.25"

The at the Laage air base near Rostock fighter squadron 73 is the first and only training squadron for the new all-purpose fighter EF 2000, called the Eurofighter in Germany and Austria, but elsewhere called Typhoon. The EF 2000, initially designed as Jäger 90 in 1983, is currently being introduced at the air force after seemingly endless difficulties and enormously increased system costs. The air force has ordered 180 machines, which have already replaced the MiG-29s and will soon replace the F-4 Phantom.

Eurofighter EF-2000 Typhoon S

Designed as part of a co-operative effort by Germany, Italy and the UK to produce an air superiority fighter, the Eurofighter was first flown on March 27th, 1994. The Eurofighter is a single-seat, twin-engine, agile combat aircraft used in air-to-air, air-to-ground and tactical reconnaissance roles. It is intentionally aerodynamically unstable, which gives it its high levels of agility—but this means the Typhoon is controlled by a computerized "fly by wire" system instead of by its pilot. The Eurofighter's first rate performance is matched by excellent all round vision and by sophisticated attack, identification and defense systems and stealth technology.

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Herpa 1:200 Wings

The Herpa "1:200 Wings" range presents detailed, ready-made diecast models of civilian and military aircraft in 1:200 scale.

Herpa "1:200 Wings" diecast airplanes feature:

  • Diecast metal construction with some plastic components.
  • Realistic panel lines, antennas, access panels and surface details.
  • Pad printed markings and placards that won't fade or peel like decals.
  • Permanently extended landing gear with non-rotating wheels.
  • Some releases feature interchangeable open/closed canopies.
  • Authentic fixed ordnance loads.
  • Accurately detailed underside with concealed screwheads.

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