Liveries Unlimited 1/144 Il-62 Aeroflot Later Schemes Decal First Look
|Date of Review||June 2019||Manufacturer||Liveries Unlimited|
|Subject||Il-62 Aeroflot Later Schemes||Scale||1/144|
|Set Number||44012||Pros||Variety of Aeroflot schemes|
|Cons||None noted||Skill Level||Novice|
Liveries Unlimited produces a wide range of unique airliner liveries and currently sells them under the fündekals banner. This release is one of two sets produced for the Zvezda 1/144 Il-62 kit, this release providing a range of schemes from 1973 and later. What you receive is the decal set in a protective pouch and the instructions can be downloaded from either the HobbyZone USA or fündekals website.
The subjects in this set include:
- Il-62M, 86702, Aeroflot, 1973
- Il-62M, 86704, Aeroflot, 1975
- Il-62M, 86622, Aeroflot, 1978, 'Official Olympic Carrier'
- Il-62, 86663, Aeroflot (chartered by LOT), 1979
- Il-62, 86670, Aeroflot, 1978
- Il-62, 86649, Aeroflot, 1979, 'Far Eastern'
- Il-62M, 86700, Aeroflot, 1984
- Il-62M, 86489, Aeroflot, 1988
- Il-62M, 86712, Aeroflot, 1990, 'Soviet Union' (presidential/government aircraft)
- Il-62M, 86512, Air India, 1988
- Il-62M, 86577, Aeroflot, 1991 (formerly Interflug DDR-SEU)
- Il-62M, 86534, Aeroflot, 1993
- Il-62M, 86523, Aeroflot, 1998
The instructions provide you with the color schemes worn by each aircraft at the given point in time, along with placement instructions and model updates needed to render some of these subjects.
You can order this set here.
My sincere thanks to HobbyZone USA for this review sample!