Skip to content

Minicraft 1/48 P-38J Usaf W/2 Markings

Sold out
$25.50
SKU MI11683
Add to Wishlist

Notify me when back in stock

No. 11683 P-38J USAAF "YIPPEE" 1/48th The P-38 was developed just before WWII for the United States Army Air Force that combined high-speed performance, heavy firepower and long range. The P-38 was used extensively in Europe and the Pacific. The P-38 holds the record as the aircraft flown by the highest scoring fighter ace of the United States in WWII. The new P-38J from Minicraft includes a new decal sheet printed by Cartograf featuring 2 new marking schemes: USAAF Yippee was the 5,000th P-38 produced and painted the distinctive red-orange color in recognition of the achievement. Yippee was used to promote the sale of War Bonds to support the US war effort in World War II prior to being delivered to the USAAF for combat. The second marking scheme represents a USAAF P-38J which served in 20th Fighter Group based in England in 1944.
  • Our shipping times are typically 24-48hrs from ordering during normal business hours.
  • We use a Courier and Australia post as our agents.  Please allow typical delivery times for your area.
  • International shipping is priced per country, please check your cart before ordering.
  • We are unable to ship Dangerous goods overseas. 
  • We are also limited by length of some parcels. Anything over 1.05m will need a specialist courier quote which we can provide.
  • When adding items to your cart you can get a quote for shipping first before commiting to the order.