Douglas Boston III - 385

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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:

One of the many American aircraft operated by the R.A.F., the Boston served on every front throughout the last war. Superbly detailed 65-part kit complete with crew, moving undercarriage, guns, propellers, rudder, etc., and markings of the R.A.F. 88th Squadron. - Taken from the 3rd edition catalogue (1964)

5th edition catalogue (1967), listed as Douglas 'Boston' III from Douglas Boston III.

10th edition catalogue (1973), listed as Douglas Boston III from Douglas 'Boston' III.

1987 edition catalogue, recorded as a Series 4 kit.

Airfix Series (first appearance): 3
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 15: Roy Cross

This kit appeared in these catalogues:
3rd Edition (1964) Ref: 385
4th Edition (1966) Ref: 385
5th Edition (1967) Ref: 385
6th Edition (1968) Ref: 385
7th Edition (1969) Ref: 385
8th Edition (1970) Ref: 385
9th Edition (1971) Ref: 385
10th Edition (1973) Ref: 03005-4
11th Edition (1974) Ref: 03005-4
12th Edition (1975) Ref: 03005-4
13th Edition (1976) Ref: 03005-4
14th Edition (1977) Ref: 03005-4
15th Edition (1978) Ref: 03005-4
1987 Edition Ref: 04033
1988 Edition Ref: 04033
1989 Edition Ref: 04033
2008 Edition Ref: A04033
2009 Edition Ref: A04033
2010 Edition Ref: A04033
2011 Edition Ref: A04033
2012 Edition Ref: A04033

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