Everyone, not just the scale modeler, loves this challenging 1:8 scale model of the Tow Cobra. The full-size machine first flew more than 15 years ago. Todays helicopter still looks extremely attractive in the air. This is a model of the AH-1 helicopter later to become the AH-1S in 1980. This "Up Gun" AH-1S with extended suppressing exhaust nozzle, is equipped with the 20mm M197 cannon mounted in their universal nose turret. The stub-wing support TOW launchers and 2.75" FFAR pods are included. The AH-1S model makes a fine semi-scale model and competition machine.