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A-6A/E US Navy Test Intruders

Caracal Models 1/48 A-6A/E US Navy Test Intruders Decal First Look

By Michael Benolkin

Date of Review October 2020 Manufacturer Caracal Models
Subject A-6A/E US Navy Test Intruders Scale 1/48
Set Number 48182 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 colorful options for Test Intruders for your favorite 1/48 A-6A/E kits. All of the decals are printed single layer by Cartograf and the printing looks great as usual.

A-6A/E US Navy Test IntrudersA-6A/E US Navy Test Intruders

The aircraft presented in this set include:

  • A-6A, 151784, Naval Missile Center, NAS Pt. Mugu
  • A-6A, 152642, Pacific Missile Test Center, NAS Pt. Mugu
  • A-6E, 157014, VX-5, XE/22, NAS China Lake
  • A-6E, 159567, Naval Air Test Center, NAS Patuxent River (Hi Viz)
  • A-6E, 159567, Naval Air Test Center, NAS Patuxent River (Low Viz)
  • A-6E, 156926, Naval Air Weapons Center, NAS Patuxent River

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!