Curtiss SB2C Helldiver - 261


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Curtiss SB2C Helldiver
[261]

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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:

Both the SB2C-4 and 5 versions can be made from this kit of the U.S. carrier-based dive bomber which played an important part in the defeat of Japan. Optional transfers are provided. - Taken from the 6th edition catalogue (1968)

1987 edition catalogue, recorded as a new kit.


Airfix Series (first appearance): 2
First Issued: 1968


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 6: Ken McDonough
Artist on Box Type 16: Adam Tooby


This kit appeared in these catalogues:
6th Edition (1968) Ref: 261
7th Edition (1969) Ref: 261
8th Edition (1970) Ref: 261
9th Edition (1971) Ref: 261
10th Edition (1973) Ref: 02031-0
11th Edition (1974) Ref: 02031-0
12th Edition (1975) Ref: 02031-0
13th Edition (1976) Ref: 02031-0
14th Edition (1977) Ref: 02031-0
15th Edition (1978) Ref: 02031-0
17th Edition (1980) Ref: 02031-0
1982 Edition Ref: 02031-0
1987 Edition Ref: 02031
1988 Edition Ref: 02031
2009 Edition Ref: A02031
2010 Edition Ref: A02031
2011 Edition Ref: A02031
2012 Edition Ref: A02031





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