P-51K Mustang, 44-72035 "Tall In The Saddle" was delivered to the U.S. Army Air Force on December 21, 1944. This aircraft was assigned to the 332nd FG and the 99th FS. The unit offered bomber escort and ground attack sweeps over Germany, Austria, and Czechoslovakia.
Featuring the marking "Tall In the Saddle," this 1/48 scale, Hobby Master, die cast model replicates the P-51D variant as it served the 99th Fighter Squadron and the 332nd Fighter Group. It includes surface details, a propeller, landing gear, an adjustable canopy, a pilot figure, an intricate cockpit, an accurately detailed underside, and a display stand. Measures 8" long with a 9¼" wingspan. Shipping July 2020.