A-20G Havoc 1/40 Scale Model
The A-20 is a light bomber and night fighter aircraft during world War II and was manufactured by Douglas Company. The A-20G s maiden flight was on January 23 1938 and was introduced in January 10 1941. The A-20s were shipped in sections to Casablanca for assembly and service in France and French North Africa. The primary users and operators of the A-20 are the Soviet Air Force US Army Air Force Royal Air Force and the Armee de l Air. The A-20G Havoc is a variant of the A-20 Havoc. It was delivered in February 1943 and was the most produced variant of all the series. The A-20 Havoc has four 20 mm cannon and two 0.50 in (12.7 mm) Colt-Browning machine guns making it slightly longer than the previous versions. It also has a wider fuselage to accommodate a power driven gun turret. Many A-20Gs were delivered to the Soviet Union. It incorporates 1 600 hp (1 200 kW) R-2600-23. US A-20Gs were used on low-level sorties in the New Guinea theatre. There s a total of 7 478 A-20s built.