Of all the aircraft which feature 'Lightning' in their names, this is probably the least well-known. The Kyushu J7W Shinden (Magnificent Lightning) was a fairly late war experiment which as far as I know never saw action. The model in the photos is another F-toys pre-painted kit.
|Possibly one of the weirdest looking aircraft of the war!|
|Rear view, showing the six-bladed 'pusher' propellor.|