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Giant RC F-20 Tigershark Scale Model Turbine Jet Flight


The F-20 Tigershark RC plane is scaled upon the American designed jet fighter aircraft manufactured by the Northrop Corporation.Its development began in 1975.

source/image: RC MEDIA WORLD

As a further evolution of the Northrop F-5E Tiger II, receiving a new engine that significantly improves its performance.The F-20 remains one of the most popular aircraft of all time thanks to its extremely aggressive and elegant line.

This Model F-20 is built in full fiber sandwich construction with carbon fiber reinforcements at critical wear points to achieve maximum strength and minimal weight.


The F-20 is designed for for use turbines up to a maximum thrust of 15 kg, the model airplane has a wingspan of 1.7m and a length of 2.88m the take-off weight is approximately 15kg.

  • Model: F-20 Tigershark
  • Engine: Turbine
  • Wingspan: 1.70m
  • Length: 2.88m
  • Take-off weight: app. 15Kg
  • Scale: 1/5
  • Pilot: Hans-Jürgen Kümmel
  • Event: RC Airliner Meeting in Germany (Oppingen) June 2019