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#AA-3008   1/144 scale  Experimental defensive airplanes special set vol.1 - Imperial Japan Navy

Mitsubishi Q2M1 Taiyo / Aichi S1A1 Denko / Nakajima J5N1 Tenrai / Kawanishi J6K1 Jinpu


Model Kit Contents (click the image for larger photo)


Model Features

79 resin parts


Clear resin canopies, decal



Unit price: US$88

Shipping charge: US$14

Each model kit contents 1 set of decal. Extra decals can also be ordered.

Extra decal



Aircraft Specification

Aichi S1A-1 Denko - A night-fighter was requested by Navy that intended to replace the Nakajima J1N Gekko, filling the role of a radar-eqquipped airplane to combat the American B-29 raids. Two prototypes were constructed in 1945, but were destroyed during Allies bomb attacks.
Nakajima J5N-1 Tenrai - An interceptor capable of reaching a top speed of 666 km/h.Designed to combat the heavily armed US fighters. The aircraft never achieved its design speed. Six prototypes were built.
Kawanishi J6K-1 Jinpu - Designed to meet IJN requirement for a land based interceptor. Based on J3K1 with a new engine. Project cancelled and Kawanishi proceeded with N1K2 instead.
Mitsubishi Q2M-1 Taiyo - Anti-Submarine airplane was ordered for design and construction in the last stages of war. Development did not advance from mockup stage.








Experimental / projected airplanes

17.50m.(S1A1 Denko) / 14.40m.(J5N-1 Tenrai) / 12.50m.(J6K Jinpu) / 25.00m.(Q2M Taiyo)

15.10m.(S1A1 Denko) / 11.46m.(J5N-1 Tenrai) / 10.12m.(J6K Jinpu) / 18.75m.(Q2M Taiyo)

4.61m.(S1A1 Denko) / 2.38m.(J5N-1 Tenrai) / 3.94m.(J6K Jinpu) / 4.75m.(Q2M Taiyo)

2x Nakajima Homare 22 radials (S1A1 Denko) / 2x Nakajima Homare 21 radials (J5N-1 Tenrai) /

1x Nakajima Homare-kai 201 radial (J6K Jinpu)/ 2x Mitsubishi Kaisei-25 radial (Q2M Taiyo)

560km/h(S1A1 Denko) / 596km/h(J5N-1 Tenrai) / 685km/h(J6K Jinpu) / 490km/h(Q2M Taiyo)