Together with the Spitfire, the Hurricane shared honours in the Battle of Britain for fighter work. This new kit is of a Mk.1 version flown at the time of the Battle. - Taken from the 15th edition catalogue (1978)
15th edition catalogue (1978), listed as 01066-3 but not issued until 1979 through to 1983. Reissued from 1986 to 1988 then reissued as a new kit in the "wwii-aircraft-of-the-aces-c-21_85.html">Aircraft of the Aces" series from 1988.