The F/A 18 is a fighter aircraft designed to take on many roles in various missions. The F/A designation stands for fighter/attack making this plane ideal for all types of assault missions. The F/A 18 is used by all branches of the military. The Navy and Marines use the F/A 18. The Air Force utilizes that F/A 18 and designates it the "Hornet". The US Navy also has a flight demonstrations squadron of F/A 18 designated the "Blue Angels"
Airfield has created a beautiful 27" wingspan F18 Blue Angel. The aircraft is constructed of durable EPO foam and finished with a magnificent Blue Angles paint scheme. This aircraft is powered by a 4100KV 64mm ducted fan unit. A 30 amp brushless electronic speed controller supports the current draw of this powerful motor. The aileron and elevator control surfaces are operated by individual 9 gram servos. This bird has a steer able nose wheel as well making taxing on the runway easy.
This ready to fly model comes with all the electronics installed making assembly a breeze. You will need 8 AA batteries for the included 2.4ghz transmitter system.