High Planes Bristol Beaufighter II 789 and 798 FRU, Fleet Air Arm Kit 1:72
The Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm received 99 Beaufighter IIs, and used them in at least 10 Fleet Requirements Units. The majority went to RNARY Wigfield, South Africa; RNARY Coimbate, Gibralter; and to Ta Kali, in the Far East. They seem to have been used for various second line tasks, such as convoy escort- both ship and aircraft, weather reporting and general tasks in support of the fleet. Kit contains etch brass antennae, metal undercarriage and two sets of Falcon canopies. Options are Silver, Extra Dark Sea Grey/Slate Grey/Sky blue and Dark Green/Medium Sea Grey aircraft.
The High Planes Models kit includes limited run injection moulded plastic, resin and white metal parts, vacuum formed canopies by Falcon and three decal options.
Materials: Plastic, Resin, White metal
Decal Options:FAA x 3
This is an assembly kit for experienced modellers using limited run technology. Some clean up of parts and fitting will be required. Paint and cement not included. Suitable for ages 14 to Adult