Caracal Models 1/48 AF-1 (A-4M) Skyhawk Brazilian Navy Decal First Look
|Date of Review||August 2014||Manufacturer||Caracal Models|
|Subject||AF-1 (A-4M) Skyhawk Brazilian Navy||Scale||1/48|
|Set Number||48070||Pros||Nice marking options|
|Cons||Nothing noted||Skill Level||Basic|
Here is the latest release from Caracal Models providing an interesting selection of Brazilian Navy AF-1 Skyhawks, includnig a very colorful anniversary scheme.
The aircraft presented in this set include:
- AF-1, N-1004, Brazilian Navy, 2014, 15th Anniversary Special Scheme
- AF-1, N-1017, Brazilian Navy, 2011
- AF-1, N-1021, Brazilian Navy (not mentioned in the instructions)
The instructions provide great information on how to modify the Hasegawa 1/48 A-4M kit into the AF-1 (these AF-1s were former Kuwaiti A-4KU airframes). For more information about this set and the other releases from Caracal Models, visit their website at http://caracalmodels.com.
My sincere thanks to Caracal Models for this review sample!