Historics collection. The Prussian cuirassiers rode strong and impressive horses and were armed with straight blades. They were the pride of prince Hohenlohe’s heavy cavalry regiments that faced the Napoleon’s French troops during the battle of Jena-Auerstadt in 1806. The curassiers abandoned their breastplates in 1798 and wore a white coat with regiment...
Towards the end of the 70's, the Israeli army began to use a large number of M60 tanks, which were supplied by the United States. The Blazer was extensively modified to protect the crews after gaining experience during the various Middle East wars.
The Rafale is a 4th generation fighter aircraft manufactured by Dassault Aviation for French Air Force. The French Navy Rafale M was extensively used in the operations conducted on Libya in the first half of 2012 alongside the variants used by air force.
North American B-25 Mitchell was most probably one of the best medium bombers of WWII. The first flight of the twin-engine North American plane was done in 1939. Powered by two 1750 HP Wright R-2600 Cyclone engines, the B-25 was known by an unbelievable operational flexibility.
This large mine-sweeping helicopter is in service with various special units of the U.S. Navy and the Japanese self-defense forces.The Sea Dragon is a 3-engine version of the twin-engine CH-53 which first saw service during the 60's and was widely used by the Marines and in special rescue versions by the U.S. Air Force.
This light combat helicopter has been designed for the Italian army and has been delivered to various units. It is equipped with sophisticated night vision equipment for its anti-tank missile armament; other complex flight control instruments are also part of the Mangusta's electronic gear.
The Bell UH-1N "Twin Huey" was developed in the late 60's for a specific requirement of the Canadian Air Force who needed an improved version of the previous UH-1H. The project was built on the basis of the robust fuselage of the Bell 205. In various configurations it was used by numerous air forces, and for different duties thanks to its extraordinary...
The Black Hawk is the U.S. Army’s front-line utility helicopter used for air assault, air cavalry and aeromedicals evacuation units. First deployed in 1978, it has performed admirably in a variety of missions, including air assault, air cavalry and aeromedicals evacuations, including Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan and Operation Iraqi Freedom.
The medium transport and attack helicopter Chinook, developed for the U.S. Army during the sixties in its most recent versions, is also in service with many other armed forces around the world. The MH-47 is equipped with sophisticated night vision, satellite navigational systems and defense armament based on various machine guns.
Based on the helicopter design Bell AH-1 Huey Cobra which was used in great numbers in Vietnam, Bell developed the improved version AH-1W SuperCobra which has better fighting power and other features. First delivery of this prototype to the US-Marine-Corps was in 1986.
This Italeri 1/72 combat helicopter represents the most complicated weapon system that has ever been designed for land forces. Its armament includes a 30mm-rapid fire gun as well as the following rockets: Hellfire Anti-Tank, Sidewinder Anti Air Craft and 70mm-artillery rockets.