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B-45 Tornado

Caracal Models 1/72 B-45 Tornado Decal First Look

By Michael Benolkin

Date of Review September 2017 Manufacturer Caracal Models
Subject B-45 Tornado Scale 1/72
Set Number 72068 Pros Three colorful options
Cons Nothing noted Skill Level Experienced
MSRP (USD) $13.99

First Look

Here is the latest decal set from Caracal designed for the Valom 1/72 B-45 Torndado kit. This set provides three colorful examples. This set provides one example from each squadron of the 47th Bomb Group based at RAF Alconbury in the United Kingdom.

B-45 Tornado B-45 Tornado

The aircraft presented in this set:

  • B-45A, 47-057, 84 BS/47 BG, RAF Alconbury, 1952
  • B-45A, 47-065, 85 BS/47 BG, RAF Alconbury, 1952
  • B-45A, 47-090, 86 BS/47 BG, RAF Alconbury, 1952

This set includes all of the distinctive markings for these aircraft. As usual, these decals are nicely printed by Microscale. 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!