'G for George' Avro Lancaster bomber


Back in stock with new packaging!

The most popular aircraft on display at the Australian War Memorial is the fully restored Avro Lancaster MK 1, "G for George". This bomber was flown by No. 460 Squadron RAAF on eighty-nine operational missions over Europe during the height of the bombing offensive of 1942-44. On its retirement from combat duty, "George" was flown to Australia where it played a major role in raising War Bonds during a round-Australia publicity trip. This detailed 1:150 scale diecast replica was produced in consultation with the Memorial to ensure accuracy. Comes Fully painted and assembled.

Note: this replica is not intended as a toy. Suitable for ages 14 and over.

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