Fairey Swordfish MkI Gift Set - A50133

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Fairey Swordfish MkI Gift Set

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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:

At 19:25 on May 26th 1941, the Ark Royal launched its Fairey Swordfish for an attack on the Bismarck. In a final attack, almost in darkness at 21:05, a hit by a single torpedo from a Swordfish of 818 NAS (piloted by John Moffat) jammed Bismarck's rudder and steering gear.

First Issued: 2011

Box art Artists
Information taken from: Airfix Collectors Club, Artist and Kit list - 6th Ed. Compiled by Jeremy Brook.
Artist on Box Type 16: Photo

This kit appeared in these catalogues:
2011 Edition Ref: A50133
2012 Edition Ref: A50133
2013 Edition Ref: A50133
2014 Edition Ref: A50133

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