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Hi-Decal Line

Hi-Decal Line 1/48 F-5E/F Tiger II IRIAF Decal First Look

By Michael Benolkin

Date of Review June 2011 Manufacturer Hi-Decal Line
Subject F-5E/F Tiger II IRIAF Scale 1/48
Set Number 48016 Pros Nice selection of F-4E/RF-4C subjects
Cons Nothing noted Skill Level Basic
MSRP (USD) $16.00

First Look

Hi-Decal Line has done it again. Here are four distinctive F-5E/F-5F Tiger IIs to choose from in IRIAF service. The four aircraft covered in this sheet are:

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  • F-5E, 73-0939, 3-7059, 21 TFS, IRIAF, Tabriz AB, 1984
  • F-5E, unknown, 3-7301, 41 TFS, IRIAF, Vahdati AB, 2010
  • F-5F, 75-0682, 3-7155, 43 TFS, IRIAF, Vahdati AB, 2010
  • F-5E, unknown, 3-7361, 41 TFS, IRIAF, Vahdati AB, 2010

These markings will definitely set your favorite 1/48 F-5E or F-5F kit and provide for some distinctive service markings including one airframe that was recently updated. This decal sheet is also available in 1/72 scale as HDL-72052.

Hi-Decal Line are available from many online retailers.

My sincere thanks to Hi-Decal Line for this review sample!