Boeing 707 - SK600


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Boeing 707
[SK600]

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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:

An excellent 1/72nd scale model made from over sixty finely detailed parts. The Boeing 707 is powered by Rolls-Royce Conway RC012 jet engines which give an approximate cruising speed of 605 m.p.h. Fully loaded it has a maximum range of around 5,000 miles. This model is supplied with B.O.A.C. markings although the 707 is a long distance jet used by most airlines. - Taken from the 2nd edition catalogue (1963)

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

7th edition catalogue (1969), recorded as a Series 4 kit.

1981 edition catalogue, recorded as a Snap n Glue kit.


Airfix Series (first appearance): 1
Rarity of early version: Scarce
First Issued: 1963


Box art Artists
Information taken from: Airfix Collectors Club, Artist and Kit list - 6th Ed. Compiled by Jeremy Brook.
Artist on Box Type 3: Charles Oates
Artist on Box Type 4: Roy Cross
Artist on Box Type 7: Photo
Artist on Box Type 16: John Fox


This kit appeared in these catalogues:
2nd Edition (1963) Ref: SK600
3rd Edition (1964) Ref: SK600
4th Edition (1966) Ref: SK600
5th Edition (1967) Ref: SK600
6th Edition (1968) Ref: SK600
7th Edition (1969) Ref: SK600
8th Edition (1970) Ref: SK600
9th Edition (1971) Ref: SK600
10th Edition (1973) Ref: 04170-0
11th Edition (1974) Ref: 04170-0
12th Edition (1975) Ref: 04170-0
13th Edition (1976) Ref: 04170-0
14th Edition (1977) Ref: 04170-0
15th Edition (1978) Ref: 04170-0
16th Edition (1979) Ref: 04170-0
17th Edition (1980) Ref: 04170-0
1981 Edition Ref: 04173-9
1982 Edition Ref: 04170-0
1983 Edition Ref: 9 04170
1993 Edition Ref: 04170
1994 Edition Ref: 04170
2014 Edition Ref: A05171
2015 Edition Ref: A05171
2016 Edition Ref: A05171





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