Cybermodeler Online

Celebrating 24 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

C-54 Skymaster Part Two

Caracal Models 1/72 C-54 Skymaster Part Two Decal First Look

By Michael Benolkin

Date of Review July 2016 Manufacturer Caracal Models
Subject C-54 Skymaster Part Two Scale 1/72
Set Number 72045 Pros Nine distinctive subjects
Cons Nothing noted Skill Level Basic

First Look

Here is the latest release from Caracal Models for the recent Revell 1/72 C-54 Skymaster kit. This set provides some colorful options.

C-54 Skymaster Part Two C-54 Skymaster Part Two

The subjects covered in this set include:

  1. C-54D, 56501, -/501, US Naval Test Pilot School, NAS Pax River, USN, 1973
  2. C-54Q, 91998, -/998, NAS Keflavik, USN, 1967
  3. C-54S, 56534, VR-24, JM/534, USN, 1966
  4. C-54Q, 56528, VX-6, JD/5, USN, 1965
  5. C-54, 42-32936, USAAF, 1943
  6. C-54G, 45-602, 83 TS, MATS, Grenier AFB, USAF, 1954
  7. SC-54D, 42-72702, Rescue, MATS, USAF, 1953
  8. SC-54D, 42-72696, Rescue, MATS, USAF, 1963
  9. VC-54D, 42-72722, 127 TRW/MI ANG, USAF, 1971

The markings are nicely printed (by Cartograf) and provide all of the distinctive markings. This is a nice set of alternatives to the kit decals and will make your Revell kit look great!

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!