MARINE ASSAULT NAUTICAL TRANSPORT: AIR DRIVEN
Series: Three (1984)
The MANTA was available via mail order from 1984 - 1987. It was also available as a 1992 GI Joe Convention exclusive.
Easily Broken/Lost Pieces
As the MANTA is comprised solely of small, removable parts, all pieces are easily lost. Take care not to break off the rifle cord.
The MANTA instructions have been found printed in blue and printed in black. The blue version is slightly larger.
The vehicle mold was repainted or retooled for the following vehicles:
This was the only usage of the MANTA mold.
Reference InformationThe below information contains information about references to various collector's guides, Hasbro references, original retail prices, and other reference material related to MANTA.
Original Retail: $1.00 w/ 5 Flag Points
Hasbro Product: n/a
RAHC/Rank & File: n/a
Lee's Guide: GIJ-84060v
Desimone Guide: n/a
Tomart's Guide: #GI5329
The Ultimate Guide: Pg. 43 (1st Ed.), Pg. 68 (2nd Ed.)
Action Figure Archive Guide: n/a