Armstrong Whitworth "Seahawk" - 105

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Armstrong Whitworth "Seahawk"

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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:

The standard carrier-borne fighter bomber used by the Royal Navy as well as the German Navy forces, although with different vertical surfaces. This Airfix kit includes both types of transfers, and with the choice of fin and rudder supplied, either version of this aircraft could be modelled. With a speed of around 630 miles per hour, the "Seahawk" is powered by a Rolls Royce Nene 103 turbojet engine. - Taken from the 1st edition catalogue (1962)

5th edition catalogue (1967), listed as Armstrong Whitworth 'Seahawk' from Armstrong Whitworth "Seahawk".

10th edition catalogue (1973), listed as Armstrong Whitworth Seahawk from Armstrong Whitworth 'Seahawk'.

1991 edition catalogue, recorded as a Series 2 kit.

1991 edition catalogue, listed as AW Seahawk from Armstrong Whitworth Seahawk.

Airfix Series (first appearance): 1
First Issued: 1959

Box art Artists
Information taken from: Airfix Collectors Club, Artist and Kit list - 6th Ed. Compiled by Jeremy Brook.
Artist on Box Type 3: Roy Cross
Artist on Box Type 10: Doug Gray

This kit appeared in these catalogues:
1st Edition (1962) Ref: 105
2nd Edition (1963) Ref: 105
3rd Edition (1964) Ref: 105
4th Edition (1966) Ref: 105
5th Edition (1967) Ref: 105
6th Edition (1968) Ref: 105
7th Edition (1969) Ref: 105
8th Edition (1970) Ref: 105
9th Edition (1971) Ref: 105
10th Edition (1973) Ref: 01025-2
11th Edition (1974) Ref: 01025-2
12th Edition (1975) Ref: 01025-2
13th Edition (1976) Ref: 01025-2
14th Edition (1977) Ref: 01025-2
15th Edition (1978) Ref: 01025-2
16th Edition (1979) Ref: 01025-2
1982 Edition Ref: 61025-2
1984 Edition Ref: 9 61025
1991 Edition Ref: 02097
1992 Edition Ref: 02097
1993 Edition Ref: 02097
1994 Edition Ref: 02097
1997 Edition Ref: 02097


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