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EKA-3B Skywarrior

Caracal Models 1/48 EKA-3B Skywarrior Decal First Look

By Michael Benolkin

Date of Review January 2019 Manufacturer Caracal Models
Subject EKA-3B Skywarrior Scale 1/48
Set Number 48137 Pros Six distinctive subjects
Cons Nothing noted Skill Level Novice
MSRP (USD) $13.99

First Look

Here is the latest from Caracal, this set provides some interesting subjects for the EKA-3B Skywarrior (Whale) during the Vietnam war. This set is designed for the Trumpeter 1/48 scale kit. These decals are all printed single layer by Cartograf and the printing looks great as usual.

EKA-3B SkywarriorEKA-3B Skywarrior

The aircraft presented in this set include:

  • EKA-3B, 142251, VAQ-130 Det 42, AE/012, USS Roosevelt, 1970
  • EKA-3B, 142664, VAQ-134, NE/616, USS Ranger, 1970
  • EKA-3B, 142659, VAQ-129, NP/616, USS Hancock, 1970
  • EKA-3B, 147655, VAQ-133, NH/614, USS Kitty Hawk, 1970
  • EKA-3B, 142656, VAQ-130, VR/105, USS Coral Sea, 1969
  • EKA-3B, 142339, VAQ-130 Det 2, NF/611, USS Midway, 1971

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!