Air France Boeing 747 - 08172-8

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Air France Boeing 747

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The description below is taken from the Airfix catalogue this kit was first seen in. There is also extra information underneath the main catalogues description including the changes to the name of this kit in the catalogues.

Airfix Catalogue description:

12th edition catalogue (1975), introduced the Air France livery to the original Boeing 747 for this new kit.

Air France has more than fifteen of these giant airliners in regular service on its main long range routes. - Taken from the 14th edition catalogue (1977)

Airfix Series (first appearance): 8
First Issued: 1976

Box art Artists
Information taken from: Airfix Collectors Club, Artist and Kit list - 6th Ed. Compiled by Jeremy Brook.
Artist on Box Type 4: Roy Cross

This kit appeared in these catalogues:
12th Edition (1975) Ref: 08172-8
13th Edition (1976) Ref: 08172-8
14th Edition (1977) Ref: 08172-8
15th Edition (1978) Ref: 08172-8

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