From the continuing saga of intergalactic warfare. Airfix have produced some superb new kits, the most exciting of which is the incredible X-Wing Fighter, spearhead of the Rebel Forces starfighter fleet. The unique split wings provide when closed plenty of lift in planet atmospheres and swing open for maximum firepower and manoeuvrability in the vacuum of space. - Taken from the 1983 edition catalogue
1984 edition catalogue, listed as both 9 06900 and 9 10177..