Building Quality & Realistic Models Since 1969
The U.S. Navy SB2C-4 was used during the Battle of Okinawa codenamed Operation Iceberg, which was a series of battles fought in the Japanese Ryukyu Islands, centered on the island of Okinawa. It included the largest amphibious assault in the Pacific War during World War II.
Curtiss XSB2C Helldiver prototype on its maiden flight
Academy's laser focus is on creating military with a spot on scale accuracy. We strive for shape and contours that are blueprint perfect. For instance, this kit features Cartograph decals and photo-etched parts; details that are crisp with subtle, ultra-fine panel lines, no glaring gaps; surfaces that are pleasing to the eye and smooth to the touch, and just the right amount of parts to assure detail without being tedious.
- Accurately detailed panel lines and rivets
- Precisely engraved cockpit, landing gear and bomb-bay
- Dive flap and other photo-etched parts included
- Cartograf decal
Curtiss SB2C-5 Helldiver (Commemorative Air Force)