Mitsubishi A5-M "Claude" 
    The Mitsubishi A5-M was the primary carrier based fighter of the Imperial Japanese Navy throughout the Sino-Japanese war. It was the Navyís first monoplane fighter, and one of the first all-metal stressed-skin aircraft built in Japan. It demonstrated excellent speed and maneuverability. Over Nanking in December 1937, A5M pilots destroyed ten Chinese I-16B fighters for no Japanese loss. It was produced in four models, A5M1 to A5M4. A total of 1,094 A5Mís and derivatives were built during the period 1937-43.  They were carried aboard the Carriers: Akagi, Hosho, Kaga, Ryujo and Zuiho. They participated in the attack on Pearl Harbor and the ill-fated Battle of Midway in the first three carried named above were lost.


Mitsubishi A5-M "Clyde" - Warpaint
A new model from our Premier Series.  1/23rd scale.  19.75" wingspan by 13" length.
  No. AEJ1D-BR.  Only $219.95
A5-M "Clyde" - Dark Green
Another fine display model from our premier series. Same as above.  
  No. AEJ1D-AR.  Only  $219.95
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