Ford Trimotor - 489

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Ford Trimotor

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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:

During the late twenties and early thirties the most widely used airliner was the Ford 'Tin Goose'. Kit includes transfers for one of several examples still flying today. - Taken from the 6th edition catalogue (1968)

1993 edition catalogue, recorded as a new kit.

1993 edition catalogue, listed as Ford 5-AT Tri-Motor from Ford Trimotor.

Airfix Series (first appearance): 4
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

This kit appeared in these catalogues:
6th Edition (1968) Ref: 489
7th Edition (1969) Ref: 489
8th Edition (1970) Ref: 489
9th Edition (1971) Ref: 489
10th Edition (1973) Ref: 04009-9
11th Edition (1974) Ref: 04009-9
12th Edition (1975) Ref: 04009-9
13th Edition (1976) Ref: 04009-9
14th Edition (1977) Ref: 04009-9
15th Edition (1978) Ref: 04009-9
1993 Edition Ref: 04009
1994 Edition Ref: 04009
1995 Edition Ref: 04009
1996 Edition Ref: 04009

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