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KC-97 Stratofreighter

Caracal Models 1/144 KC-97 Stratofreighter Decal First Look

By Michael Benolkin

Date of Review February 2019 Manufacturer Caracal Models
Subject KC-97 Stratofreighter Scale 1/144
Set Number 144013 Pros Ten distinctive subjects
Cons Nothing noted Skill Level Novice
MSRP (USD) $13.99

First Look

Here is the latest from Caracal, this set provides a nice selection of C-97 subjects for the Minicraft 1/144 C-97 and KC-97 kits. This set is printed by Cartograf so these decals are rendered in their usual high quality.

KC-97 StratofreighterKC-97 Stratofreighter

The aircraft presented in this set include:

  • KC-97L, 52-0833, OH ANG
  • KC-97L, 52-0905, WI ANG
  • KC-97L, 53-0244, AZ ANG
  • KC-97L, 52-0901, IL ANG
  • KC-97L, 53-0310, TX ANG
  • KC-97L, 53-0307, MO ANG
  • C-97A, 49-2601, NY ANG
  • C-97A, 49-2603, OK ANG
  • KC-97G, 53-0166, SAC/USAF
  • HC-97G, 53-0165, 305 ARRS, Selfridge AFB

For more information about this set and the other releases from Caracal Models, visit their website at

My sincere thanks to Caracal Models for this review sample!