1/48 Grumman F9F-8 Cougar in Blue Angels livery.
A carrier based fighter of the US Navy, the F9F Cougar replaced the Grumman Panther in 1952. The Navy Blue Angels began replacing their Panthers with Cougars in 1953. The F9F-8 was the final version of the Cougar used by the Blue Angels team until 1957 when it was replaced by the F11F Tiger.
Paper Model Details:
kit is 11 pages including a photo cover page.
-3 pages instructions
-6 pages Parts
Alternate Tail Fin parts (Team nos. 1-6)
Display stand included.
Degree of Difficulty: 3/5.
This model is reissued – it was previously available at ecardmodels.