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Airfix 1/48 Gloster Meteor F8 - AX09182
Airfix 1/48 Gloster Meteor F8 - AX09182

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Historically, the Gloster Meteor was Britain’s first jet fighter and the only Allied jet aircraft to see service during the Second World War.  The F.8 variant of the Meteor was perhaps the definitive incarnation of this famous aircraft and was the main RAF fighter throughout the 1950’s, until superseded by the Hawker Hunter. Kit features engraved panel lines, detailed (cockpit and bulkhead, seat with optional head rest, turbojet engines with optional cowling panels, wheel wells with interior structure), optional (canopy open/closed, trailing edge flaps, rudder and elevators, speed brakes, undercarriage, centerline drop tanks, wing tanks),  20 mm British Hispano MkV cannons. Decals and markings for (2) aircraft: Livery A: No.111 Squadron, RAF North Weald, Essex, England 1954 and  No.85 Squadron, RAF Binbrook, Lincolnshire, England 1968 - includes stencil data, weapons data, instrument panel and other accents.