Caracal Models 1/48 FB-111A SAC 'Dark Varks' Decal First Look
|Date of Review||July 2018||Manufacturer||Caracal Models|
|Subject||FB-111A SAC 'Dark Varks'||Scale||1/48|
|Set Number||48111||Pros||Nine unique subjects|
|Cons||Nothing noted||Skill Level||Novice|
Here is the latest from Caracal, this set provides an interesting selection of FB-111A in SAC service before the bombers were transfered into Air Combat Command to be redesignated as F-111G. This set is designed for the Academy kit. These decals are all printed single layer by Cartograf and the printing looks great as usual.
The aircraft presented in this set include:
- FB-111A, 69-6509, 509 BW, Pease AFB, 'Max Effort'
- FB-111A, 69-6508, 509 BW, Pease AFB, 'Strange Cargo'
- FB-111A, 68-0287, 509 BW, Pease AFB, 'Liberator II'
- FB-111A, 68-0284, 509 BW, Pease AFB, 'Next Objective'
- FB-111A, 69-6513, 509 BW, Pease AFB, 'Top Secret'
- FB-111A, 68-0265, 380 BW, Plattsburgh AFB, 'Net Results'
- FB-111A, 67-0163, 380 BW, Plattsburgh AFB, 'Moonlight Maid'
- FB-111A, 67-7192, 380 BW, Plattsburgh AFB, 'Slightly Dangerous'
- FB-111A, 69-6507, 380 BW, Plattsburgh AFB, 'Madame Queen'
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!