AIM 54 Phoenix Scale Model Kit

1/15 Scale replica of the AIM-54A  Air Interception Missile, flies great on A10-3t motors for smaller fields and lower cost.
$17.99
 In stock

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AIM-54A PHOENIX

Model Rocket Kit


 

This is a scale replica of the AIM-54A Phoenix Air to Air Missile, that is a completely safe and fun to fly, with no harm at any point.

 

With laser cut fins, our custom motor retention system and water slide decals you will be able to build a great flying, and great looking scale rocket, that is not a common sight at the launches.
BnB Rockets AIM-54A Phoenix is approximaely 1/15 scale and flies great on A10-3t motors for smaller fields and lower cost.

 

Click Here for Weapons of Micro Destruction History

 

 The AIM-54 Phoenix missile is a long-range air-to-air missile developed by Hughes Aircraft Company in the United States. It is arried in clusters of up to six missiles on the Grumman F-14 Tomcat, its only operational launch platform. The missile has a length of 12 ft 9 + 1⁄2 in (3.9 m), a diameter of 15 in (380 mm), and a wingspan of 2 ft 11 + 1⁄2 in (0.9 m). It weighs 976 lb (443 kg) for AIM-54A/B and 1,015 lb (460 kg) for AIM-54C. The missile is powered by a solid propellant rocket motor and has a maximum speed of Mach 4.3 (1,460 m/s; 4,800 ft/s). The AIM-54A/B has a range of 72.9 nmi (135.0 km; 83.9 mi) and the AIM-54C has a range of 99.4 nmi (184.1 km; 114.4 mi). The missile is guided by a semi-active radar homing and terminal phase active radar homing system. The purpose of the AIM-54 Phoenix missile is to kill multiple air targets with conventional warheads. It is an airborne weapons control system with multiple-target handling capabilities, used to defend carrier battle groups against threats such as low-flying, long-range, high-speed, nuclear-armed cruise missiles and considerable electronic countermeasures.Read More...

 

 

 

Building this rocket is a breeze! No need to measure or cut anything for the motor mount - it's incredibly easy to assemble. The laser-cut basswood fins make construction smooth sailing, allowing you to focus more on customizing your rocket with paint and personal touches.

 

 

 

 

Included is a full set of water transfer decals, with a proper placement guide too! 

Specs:
Streamer Recovery
Total length: 12.5 in / 31.75cm
Diameter 0.98  in / 2.4 cm
Mass with no motor ~ 1.1 oz / 31 grams
Max apogee on 13mm motor (A10-3t) 100ft / 30.5m

A Kit Proudly Manufactured In The USA

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