S.E 210 Caravelle - SK400


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S.E 210 Caravelle
[SK400]

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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:

No. 2 in the Skyking Series, the Caravelle of Sub Aviation has 45 parts and makes into a man-sized 9 1/4 inch wing-span model. The main feature in design of the Caravelle is it's attention to passenger comfort, and contributing largely to this is the rear mounting of the Roll-Royce turbo-jets. Without loss of efficiency, the deafening roar made by these massive engines disappears in the wake of the aircraft, leaving passengers in comparative vibrationless and noise-free comfort. As with the Comet 4B, the Caravelle may be completed with wheels down or retracted. A capsule of adhesive cement is included with this kit. - Taken from the 1st edition catalogue (1962)

3rd edition catalogue (1964), recorded as a Series A kit.

5th edition catalogue (1967), listed as Sub S.E.210 'Caravelle' from S.E 210 Caravelle.

7th edition catalogue (1969), recorded as a Series 2 kit.

10th edition catalogue (1973), listed as Sub S.E.210 Caravelle from Sub S.E.210 'Caravelle'.


Airfix Series (first appearance): 1
First Issued: 1961


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: Roy Cross
Artist on Box Type 15: Adam Tooby


This kit appeared in these catalogues:
1st Edition (1962) Ref: SK400
2nd Edition (1963) Ref: SK400
3rd Edition (1964) Ref: SK400
4th Edition (1966) Ref: SK400
5th Edition (1967) Ref: SK400
6th Edition (1968) Ref: SK400
7th Edition (1969) Ref: SK400
8th Edition (1970) Ref: SK400
9th Edition (1971) Ref: SK400
10th Edition (1973) Ref: 02170-4
11th Edition (1974) Ref: 02170-4
12th Edition (1975) Ref: 02170-4
13th Edition (1976) Ref: 02170-4
16th Edition (1979) Ref: 02170-4
1995 Edition Ref: 04175
2006 Edition Ref: 03177
2007 Edition Ref: 03177



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