Boeing 727 - SK503


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Boeing 727
[SK503]

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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:

A striking departure from previous U.S. transports, the 727 has clean wings and three rear mounted jets together with retracting airstairs. All these features are exectly reproduced in this 62 part kit the latest T.W.A. airliner in its colourful livery with choice of registration for individual aircraft. - Taken from the 4th edition catalogue (1966)

7th edition catalogue (1969), recorded as a Series 3 kit..

8th edition catalogue (1970), recorded as a Series 2 kit.

9th edition catalogue (1971), recorded as a Series 3 kit.


Airfix Series (first appearance): B
First Issued: 1965


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:
4th Edition (1966) Ref: SK503
5th Edition (1967) Ref: SK503
6th Edition (1968) Ref: SK503
7th Edition (1969) Ref: SK503
8th Edition (1970) Ref: SK503
9th Edition (1971) Ref: SK503
10th Edition (1973) Ref: 03173-6
11th Edition (1974) Ref: 03173-6
12th Edition (1975) Ref: 03173-6
13th Edition (1976) Ref: 03173-6
14th Edition (1977) Ref: 03173-6
15th Edition (1978) Ref: 03173-6
16th Edition (1979) Ref: 03173-6
17th Edition (1980) Ref: 03173-6
1982 Edition Ref: 03173-6
2010 Edition Ref: A04177
2011 Edition Ref: A04177
2012 Edition Ref: A04177
2013 Edition Ref: A04177
2014 Edition Ref: A04177A
2015 Edition Ref: A04177A





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