German Infantry - 1718

Available from the Airfix website or Find on eBay

German Infantry

  • Click to enlarge

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:

A series of large scale (1/32nd) soldiers from Airfix. Each set contains 29 soldiers in various combat positions. Because of the large scale there is a wealth of detail on these models. Each one can be painted to your own specifications for extra realism. - Taken from the 7th edition catalogue (1969)

The Military Series of 32nd scale figures is now available in 'Super' packs containing an average of 29 figures, or the new 'Standard' packs of 14 figures. - Taken from the 15th edition catalogue (1978)

Super - 51451-2
Standard - 51551-1

1982 edition catalogue, only the standard set, 51551-1 is listed.

1987 edition catalogue, recorded as a new kit.

Airfix Series (first appearance): 1
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: Brian Knight
Artist on Box Type 4: William Stallion

This kit appeared in these catalogues:
7th Edition (1969) Ref: 1718
8th Edition (1970) Ref: 1718
9th Edition (1971) Ref: 1718
10th Edition (1973) Ref: 51451-2
11th Edition (1974) Ref: 51451-2
12th Edition (1975) Ref: 51451-2
13th Edition (1976) Ref: 51451-2
14th Edition (1977) Ref: 51451-2
15th Edition (1978) Ref: 51451-2
16th Edition (1979) Ref: 51451-2
17th Edition (1980) Ref: 51451-2
1982 Edition Ref: 51551-1
1983 Edition Ref: 9 51551
1984 Edition Ref: 9 51551
1987 Edition Ref: 51551
1988 Edition Ref: 51551
1989 Edition Ref: 51551
1990 Edition Ref: 51551
2009 Edition Ref: A02702
2010 Edition Ref: A02702
2011 Edition Ref: A02702
2012 Edition Ref: A02702
2013 Edition Ref: A02702
2014 Edition Ref: A02702
2015 Edition Ref: A02702
2016 Edition Ref: A02702

Just some of the kits listed...

Quick Kit Search
Become a fan of The Official Vintage Airfix Page on Facebook   Follow Vintage Airfix on Twitter
Airfix  Arnold   Corgi   Electrotren   Hornby Railways   Humbrol   Jouef   Lima   Pocher   Rivarossi   Scalextric