Fort Sahara - 1684

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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:

This snap-together fort comes complete with ready-to-paint )) scale figures of Arabs and french Foreign Legionaries. The set makes up with authentic battle scenes between these traditional enemies. Fort and figures available separately. - Taken from the 6th edition catalogue (1968)

9th edition catalogue (1971), listed as Sahara Set from Fort Sahara.

1995 edition catalogue, listed as Fort Sahara from Sahara Set.

Airfix Series (first appearance): 1
Rarity of early version: Scarce
First Issued: 1969

Box art Artists
Information taken from: Airfix Collectors Club, Artist and Kit list - 6th Ed. Compiled by Jeremy Brook.
Artist on Box Type 3: Andrew Prewett
Artist on Box Type 3: Roy Cross

This kit appeared in these catalogues:
6th Edition (1968) Ref: 1684
7th Edition (1969) Ref: 1684
8th Edition (1970) Ref: 1684
9th Edition (1971) Ref: 1684
10th Edition (1973) Ref: 09701-3
11th Edition (1974) Ref: 09701-3
12th Edition (1975) Ref: 09701-3
13th Edition (1976) Ref: 40701-4
1993 Edition Ref: 06701
1994 Edition Ref: 06701
1995 Edition Ref: 06701

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