Mitsubishi A6M5 Zero
Designer: Nick Ziroli
Scale: 2.5″ = 1′
Wingspan: 91 in.
Wing Area: 1400 sq. “
Weight: 26 – 32 pounds
Power Required: 2.2 – 3.7 cu. in. gas
Brought into service in 1940 and stayed a primary Navy fighter throughout the war. When
introduced, it was considered the finest carrier based fighter in the world. Built by Mitsubishi Heavy
Industries, it had extreme range and great maneuverability.