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F/A-18 Legacy Bug Bandits

Furball Aero-Design 1/32 F/A-18 Legacy Bug Bandits Decal First Look

By Michael Benolkin

Date of Review February 2019 Manufacturer Furball Aero-Design
Subject F/A-18 Legacy Bug Bandits Scale 1/32
Set Number 32004 Pros Six distinctive schemes
Cons None noted Skill Level Novice
MSRP (USD) $12.99

First Look

Here's the latest new release from Furball Aero-Design. This set provides a nice selection of F/A-18A/B/C Hornet adversary aircraft. This set provides schemes from 2002 through 2017, including camouflage patterns carried by the Su-35. Let's take a look:

F/A-18 Legacy Bug BanditsF/A-18 Legacy Bug Bandits

The examples presented here include:

  1. F/A-18C, 164277, Naval Aviation Weapons Development Center, NAS Fallon, 2017
  2. F/A-18C, 164646, Naval Aviation Weapons Development Center, NAS Fallon, 2017
  3. F/A-18A+, 162867, VFC-12, NAS Oceana, 2014
  4. F/A-18B, 161924, VFC-12, NAS Oceana, 2017
  5. F/A-18A, 162906, Naval Strike Air Warfare Center, NAS Fallon, 2002
  6. F/A-18A, 162875, Naval Strike Air Warfare Center, NAS Fallon, 2004

This set provides markings for six aircraft options, with stenciling to support at least two models. These decals will work with the Academy kits.

My sincere thanks to Furball Aero-Design for this review sample!