Cybermodeler Online

Celebrating 23 years of hobby news and reviews




The appearance of U.S. Air Force, U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps, U.S. Coast Guard, Department of Defense, or NASA imagery or art does not constitute an endorsement nor is Cybermodeler Online affiliated with these organizations.


  • Facebook
  • Parler
  • Twitter
  • RSS
  • YouTube

CH-47 Chinook

Caracal Models 1/48 CH-47 Chinook Decal First Look

By Michael Benolkin

Date of Review May 2020 Manufacturer Caracal Models
Subject CH-47 Chinook Scale 1/48
Set Number 48148 Pros 17 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 CH-47 Chinooks for the Italeri 1/48 kits. All of the decals are printed single layer by Cartograf and the printing looks great as usual.

CH-47 ChinookCH-47 Chinook

The aircraft presented in this set include:

  • CH-47F, 12-08884, US Army
  • CH-47F, 15-08178, US Army
  • CH-47F, 16-08202, US Army
  • CH-47F, 09-08069, US Army
  • CH-47F, 13-08436, US Army
  • CH-47F, 08-08056, US Army
  • CH-47F, 13-08140, US Army
  • CH-47F, 10-08808, US Army
  • CH-47F, 10-08082, US Army
  • CH-47F, 14-08155, US Army
  • CH-47F, A15-303, Australian Army
  • Chinook HC.4, ZD983, RAF 100th Anniversary markings, Royal Air Force
  • CH-47D, 147201, 'Miss Behavin', Royal Canadian Air Force
  • CH-47D, 147205, '2 for Hooking', Royal Canadian Air Force
  • CH-47D, 147206, 'Jack'd Up', Royal Canadian Air Force
  • CH-147F, 147304, Royal Canadian Air Force
  • CH-147F, 147311, UN markings, Royal Canadian Air Force

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!