F4U-1D Corsair - 115

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F4U-1D Corsair

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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:

35 expertly detailed parts make a prize model of this brilliant American fighter which won fame in the Pacific against the Japanese during the last war. Complete with U.S. Air Force markings. - Taken from the 3rd edition catalogue (1964)

5th edition catalogue (1967), listed as Vought F4U-1D 'Corsair' from F4U-1D Corsair.

10th edition catalogue (1973), listed as Vought F4U-1D Corsair from Vought F4U-1D 'Corsair'.

11th edition catalogue (1974), recorded as a Series 2 kit.

1987 edition catalogue, recorded as a new kit.

1996 edition catalogue, recorded as a new kit.

1997 edition catalogue, listed as Vought F-4U-1D Corsair from Vought F4U-1D Corsair.

Airfix Series (first appearance): 1
First Issued: 1964

Box art Artists
Information taken from: Airfix Collectors Club, Artist and Kit list - 6th Ed. Compiled by Jeremy Brook.
Artist on Box Type 3: William Howard Jarvis
Artist on Box Type 4: William Howard Jarvis
Artist on Box Type 6: Ken McDonough
Artist on Box Type 16: Adam Tooby

This kit appeared in these catalogues:
3rd Edition (1964) Ref: 115
4th Edition (1966) Ref: 115
5th Edition (1967) Ref: 115
6th Edition (1968) Ref: 115
7th Edition (1969) Ref: 115
8th Edition (1970) Ref: 115
9th Edition (1971) Ref: 115
10th Edition (1973) Ref: 01035-9
11th Edition (1974) Ref: 02054-3
12th Edition (1975) Ref: 02054-3
13th Edition (1976) Ref: 02054-3
14th Edition (1977) Ref: 02054-3
15th Edition (1978) Ref: 02054-3
1987 Edition Ref: 02054
1988 Edition Ref: 02054
1989 Edition Ref: 02054
1996 Edition Ref: 02054
1997 Edition Ref: 02054
1998 Edition Ref: 02054
2009 Edition Ref: A02044
2010 Edition Ref: A02044
2011 Edition Ref: A02044
2012 Edition Ref: A02044

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