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Tamiya 61092  1/48 Airplane MITSUBISI Ki-46 III Type

Tamiya 61092.

1/48 Airplane MITSUBISI Ki-46 III Type 100 Command Recon Plane Dinah Model 

This Aircraft was used by the Japanese Army in WWII.

Also Known by its Japanese Designation of  Hyakushiki Shireibu, Teisatsuki or Type 100 Command Reconnaissance Aircraft.

Ki-46 (Allied reporting name “Dinah”) was a strategic reconnaissance Aircraft used by the Japanese Army in WWII.

This kit depicts the Ki-46 III variant, which was powered by two 1,500hp Ha-112-II Kinsei-kai engine and was capable of a maximum speed of 630km/h.

The streamlined canopy is precisely reproduced with six clear parts and the cockpit interior features details such as the instrument panel,rudder pedals, and camera equipment.

Parts for two types of propellers and spinners  as well as two crew  figures are includes.

On 12 December 1937, the Imperial Japanese Army Air Force issued a specification to Mitsubishi for a long-range strategic reconnaissance aircraft to replace the Mitsubishi Ki-15.

Role Twin-engine Reconnaissance aircraft.
Manufacturer Mitsubishi
First flight November 1939
Introduction July 1941
Retired September 1945
Primary user Imperial Japanese Army Air Force.
Number built 1,742

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