The RAAF accepted its first P-8 on 27 September 2016; it arrived in Australia on 14 November. The RAAF had received 12 P-8As by 13 December 2019. The Australian Government approved ordering two additional aircraft on 30 December 2020. The option to acquire the 15th aircraft may not be taken up.
Designed as anti-submarine warfare (ASW) aircraft to replace the P-3 Orion, the P-8 Poseidon was first flown on April 25th, 2009. The aircraft is based on the 737-800 airliner.
The GeminiJets "Gemini MACS" (Military Air Command Series) range presents detailed, ready-made diecast models of military aircraft.
Diecast metal construction, including wings and tail surfaces.
Realistic panel lines, antennas, access panels, and surface details.
Pad-printed markings and placards that won't fade or peel like decals.
Permanently extended metal landing gear.
Optional display stand available (sold separately) to display the aircraft "in-flight".
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How much are delivery costs?
For all orders AU $125 and over the delivery fee is *free. For orders less than AU $125 delivery fee is AU *$10 in Australia. (*Exclusions apply including large orders and bulky items.)
For bulky products (packaging over 50cm/3kg), we offer an affordable shipping rate that is calculated with an online shipping calculator.
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The Hobbyco team take pride in picking, packing and clearly labelling your order so it arrives safe and sound for your enjoyment. Unfortunately, once your order leaves our warehouse, for reasons outside of our control, on rare occasions parcels could be damaged or even lost in transit. As such, Hobbyco highly recommends selecting transit insurance at checkout to protect your order while it is in transit.
Standard shipping does not include insurance by default. Unfortunately, without transit insurance, Hobbyco is not responsible for refunding or replacing a damaged/broken or lost in transit items without Transit Insurance.