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Sukhoi Su-30MK/MKK

Caracal Models 1/72 Sukhoi Su-30MK/MKK Decal First Look

By Michael Benolkin

Date of Review September 2015 Manufacturer Caracal Models
Subject Sukhoi Su-30MK/MKK Scale 1/72
Set Number 72041 Pros Twelve unique subjects
Cons Nothing noted Skill Level Novice
MSRP (USD) $12.99

First Look

Here is the latest from Caracal, this set for the Trumpeter 1/72 Su-30MK kit. These decals are all printed single layer by Cartograf and the printing looks great as usual.

Sukhoi Su-30MK/MKK Sukhoi Su-30MK/MKK

The aircraft presented in this set:

  • Su-30MK2, 0564, '5th Anniversary' Scheme, Venezuela Air Force (Venezuela National Bolivarian Military Aviation)
  • Su-30MK2, 3363, Venezuela Air Force (Venezuela National Bolivarian Military Aviation)
  • Su-30MK2, TS-3008, Indonesian Air Force
  • Su-30MK2, TS-3011, Indonesian Air Force
  • Su-30MK2, 8534, Vietnam People's Air Force
  • Su-30MK2, 8581, Vietnam People's Air Force
  • Su-30MK, Bort 504, KNAAPO (company test aircraft), Pavel Sukhoi commemorative scheme
  • Su-30MKK, 78036, PLAAF
  • Su-30MKK, 81048, 08, PLANAF
  • Su-30MKK, 20694, PLAAF Aggressor
  • Su-30MKK, 20696, PLAAF Aggressor
  • Su-30MK2, AF023, Uganda

This set includes one set of airframe stencils. The problem is to select only one of these schemes to build. As an option, Caracal offers this set with two sheets of airframe stencils for $14.99.

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!