The Supermarine Spitfire needs little introduction, one of the best known aircraft deployed by the Royal Air Force in the Battle of Britain, as British and German forces struggled for control of the skies over the English Channel.
The Mk.I had a streamlined form with elliptical wings designed for speed, and was powered by a Merlin engine. Now, this legendary bird gets a completely new tooling for an updated appearance in the 1/48 Aircraft Series!
About the Model• This is a 1/48 scale plastic model assembly kit.• The flowing form was accurately captured after numerous in-depth study sessions of real aircraft.• Can be assembled to recreate many of the extensive Spitfire Mk.I variants.• Points of interest include superb detailing in areas such as the cockpit and panel lines.• Separate parts are used to recreate main landing gear and horizontal stabilizers.• Comes with 1 figure depicting a seated pilot.• Photo-etched parts are included to recreate radiator, oil cooler, gun sight, seatbelt components and more!
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