Douglas F4D-1 Skyray - 03027-4

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Douglas F4D-1 Skyray

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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:

Famous delta-wing fighter of the 1950s, the Skyray provided fleet defense for the US Navy and flew in the fighter-bomber role with the US Marines. When completed, this model captures the bat-like appearance of the original aircraft. Optional markings and weapons are included. - Taken from the 14th edition catalogue (1977)

1986 edition catalogue, listed as Douglas Skyray from Douglas F4D-1 Skyray.

1987 edition catalogue, listed as Douglas F-4D-1 Skyray from Douglas Skyray.

Airfix Series (first appearance): 3
Rarity of early version: Scarce
First Issued: 1977

Box art Artists
Information taken from: Airfix Collectors Club, Artist and Kit list - 6th Ed. Compiled by Jeremy Brook.
Artist on Box Type 5: Ken McDonough

This kit appeared in these catalogues:
14th Edition (1977) Ref: 03027-4
15th Edition (1978) Ref: 03027-4
16th Edition (1979) Ref: 03027-4
17th Edition (1980) Ref: 03027-4
1982 Edition Ref: 03027-4
1983 Edition Ref: 9 03027
1984 Edition Ref: 9 03027
1985 Edition Ref: 903027
1986 Edition Ref: 03027
1987 Edition Ref: 03027
1988 Edition Ref: 03027

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