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Victory Super Hornets

Furball Aero-Design 1/48 Victory Super Hornets Decal First Look

By Michael Benolkin

Date of Review March 2018 Manufacturer Furball Aero-Design
Subject Victory Super Hornets Scale 1/48
Set Number 48067 Pros Eight distinctive schemes
Cons None noted Skill Level Novice
MSRP (USD) $19.99

First Look

Here's another nice new release from Furball Aero-Design. This set covers a selection of VFA-103 Super Hornets between 2012-2017. Let's take a look:

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The examples presented here include:

  1. F/A-18F, 166620, VFA-103, AG/200, USS Dwight D. Eisenhower, 2012, CAG aircraft
  2. F/A-18F, 166620, VFA-103, AG/200, USS Dwight D. Eisenhower, 2013, CAG aircraft, 70th Anniversary
  3. F/A-18F, 166621, VFA-103, AG/201, USS Harry S. Truman, 2016, Skipper's aircraft
  4. F/A-18F, 166620, VFA-103, AG/200, USS Harry S. Truman, 2016, CAG aircraft
  5. F/A-18F, 166620, VFA-103, AG/200, USS Harry S. Truman, 2016, Christmas CAG aircraft
  6. F/A-18F, 168493, VFA-103, AG/200, USS Abraham Lincoln, 2017, CAG aircraft, 75th Anniversary
  7. F/A-18F, 166613, VFA-103, AG/203, USS Harry S. Truman, 2016
  8. F/A-18F, 168889, VFA-103, AG/201, USS Abraham Lincoln, 2017, Skipper's aircraft

This set provides markings for eight aircraft options, with stenciling to support at least two models. Five of the eight subjects are CAG aircraft at different points in time, plus two aircraft of the VFA-103 commanding officer, and one line aircraft. This is a great set for the Hasegawa kit!

My sincere thanks to Furball Aero-Design for this review sample!

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