B.A.C. Canberra B(I).6 - 05012-8

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B.A.C. Canberra B(I).6

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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 any changes to the name of this kit in the catalogues.

Airfix Catalogue description:

Britain's first jet bomber, the Camberra equipped the majority of the RAF's medium bomber squadrons and also operated in the photographic reconnaissance role during the 1950s and 60s. This kit includes bombs, drop tanks and a gun pack to enable the RAF B(I)6 version to be modelled or the Australian B.20 type as flown in Vietnam. - Taken from the 10th edition catalogue (1973)

14th edition catalogue (1977), listed as B.A.C. Canberra B(I)6 from B.A.C. Canberra B(I).6.

Airfix Series (first appearance): 5
Rarity of early version: Scarce
First Issued: 1973

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

This kit appeared in these catalogues:
10th Edition (1973) Ref: 05012-8
11th Edition (1974) Ref: 05012-8
12th Edition (1975) Ref: 05012-8
13th Edition (1976) Ref: 05012-8
14th Edition (1977) Ref: 05012-8
15th Edition (1978) Ref: 05012-8
1982 Edition Ref: 05012-8
1983 Edition Ref: 9 05012
1984 Edition Ref: 9 05012

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