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VA-43 Challengers A-4 Skyhawk Model


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VA-43 Challengers A-4 Skyhawk Model

Fly with the VA-43 Challengers in this handcrafted A-4 Skyhawk model. Each piece is carved from wood and handpainted to provide a piece you’ll love.


Length:  18 inches

Wingspan: 12 inches


established as Fighter Squadron 74A (VF-74A) on May 1, 1945

VF-74A redesignated Fighter Squadron 74 (VF-74) on August 1, 1945

VF-74 redesignated Fighter Squadron 1B (VF-1B) on November 15, 1946

VF-1B redesignated Fighter Squadron 21 (VF-21) on September 1, 1948

VF-21 redesignated Attack Squadron 43 (VA-43) on July 1, 1959

VA-43 redesignated Fighter Squadron 43 (VF-43) on June 1, 1973

Nickname: Mach Busters (1950-61) / Challengers (1961-73)

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