Caracal Models 1/48 AH-1W Whiskey Cobra Decal First Look
|Date of Review||September 2016||Manufacturer||Caracal Models|
|Subject||AH-1W Whiskey Cobra||Scale||1/48|
|Set Number||48116||Pros||Distinctive USMC subjects|
|Cons||Nothing noted||Skill Level||Novice|
Here is the latest decal set from Caracal designed for the Italeri/Revell kits plus aftermarket NTS updates. This release provides nine subjects.
The aircraft presented in this set include:
- AH-1W, 160820, HMLA-467, CA/21, 2015, 'Never Forget'
- AH-1W, 165328, HMLA-773, WG/43
- AH-1W, 162551, HMLA-267, UV/21
- AH-1W, 165044, HMLA-367, VT/27
- AH-1W, 162546, HMLA-167, TV/25
- AH-1W, 165284, HMLA-773 Det 8, MP/00
- AH-1W, 160744, HMLA-269, HF/47
- AH-1W, 164592, HMLA-467, CA/23
- AH-1W, 163929, HMLA-167, TV/22
This set includes all of the distinctive markings plus stenciling for two camouflage types plus the red markings for the commander's aircraft stenciling. As usual, these decals are nicely printed by Cartograf. 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!