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A-4M Skyhawk

Caracal Models 1/48 A-4M Skyhawk Decal First Look

By Michael Benolkin

Date of Review October 2020 Manufacturer Caracal Models
Subject A-4M Skyhawk Scale 1/48
Set Number 48177 Pros Six distinctive subjects
Cons Nothing noted Skill Level Novice
MSRP (USD) $13.99

First Look

Here is one of the latest releases from Caracal, this set provides a nice selection of A-4M Skyhawks for the Hasegawa 1/48 kit. All of the decals are printed single layer by Cartograf and the printing looks great as usual.

A-4M SkyhawkA-4M Skyhawk

The aircraft presented in this set include:

  • A-4M, 160045, VMA-211, CF/1, USMC
  • A-4M, 159487, VMA-223, WP/1, USMC
  • A-4M, 160264, VX-5, XE/13, USN
  • A-4M, 158148, PMTC, -/83, USN
  • A-4M, 158148, NATC, -/148, USMC
  • A-4M, 158425, NATC, 7T/301, USMC

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!