Tuskegee B-25 Bomber Pilot
U.S. Army Airforce 477th Bomber Group
The Tuskegee B-25 Bomber Pilot was a member of the U.S. Army airforce 477th Bomber Group, a group of African-American soldiers trained to fly B-25 bombers at the Tuskegee Institure. Although they never had a chance to use their skills in a combat situation, their contributions were no less important as they had to be ready when duty called. The figure wears an A-2 flight jacket, boots, personnel belt, crusher cap, headphones, a tie and sunglasses and is equipped with a first aid pouch, pistol, 4 thermos' and an A-1 food container.
Scheduled release of this figure is April, 1997 with an approximate retail price of $29.99 per figure.