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F-16C/D Vipers - The Next Generation

Caracal Models 1/72 F-16C/D Vipers - The Next Generation Decal First Look

By Michael Benolkin

Date of Review July 2014 Manufacturer Caracal Models
Subject F-16C/D Vipers - The Next Generation Scale 1/72
Set Number 72019 Pros Nice variety of schemes
Cons Nothing noted Skill Level Basic
MSRP (USD) $13.99

First Look

Here is the latest release from Caracal Models designed for the Tamiya or Hasegawa 1/72 F-16C/D kits. This set provides an interesting cross-section of Viper users.

F-16C/D Vipers - The Next Generation F-16C/D Vipers - The Next Generation

This set includes markings for six examples:

  • F-16C Block 50, 91-0391, 248 FW/MN ANG, Have Glass Camo
  • F-16C Block 52, 03-0060/4060, Polish Air Force, Tiger Meet 2011
  • F-16C Block 52, 08-8016, Royal Moroccan Air Force, 2012
  • F-16C Block 40, 98-2012/201, Royal Bahraini Air Force, 2014
  • F-16C Block 50, 02-2116/811, Royal Air Force of Oman, 2010
  • F-16C Block 52, 1607, Iraqi Air Force, 2014

The markings are nicely printed (by Cartograf) and provide all of the distinctive markings for one example. 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!