Grumman "Gosling" - 1421

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Grumman "Gosling"

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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:

With a range of 775 miles and the ability to operate from either land or water, the Grumman "Gosling" not only served during the War with the U.S. Coast Guard, and the Royal Navy, but is still in use today, currently used as a charter aircraft capable of carrying four passengers. This Airfix kit of 37 parts will enable any aircraft collector to build many different authentic versions. - Taken from the 1st edition catalogue (1962)

5th edition catalogue (1967), listed as Grumman 'Gosling' from Grumman "Gosling".

10th edition catalogue (1973), listed as Grumman Gosling from Grumman 'Gosling'.

17th edition catalogue (1980), listed as Grumman Widgeon from Grumman Gosling.

1987 edition catalogue, recorded as a new kit.

1987 edition catalogue, listed as Grumman Widgeon/Gosling from Grumman Widgeon.

Airfix Series (first appearance): 1
First Issued: 1959

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
Artist on Box Type 6: Ken McDonough
Artist on Box Type 16: Adam Tooby

This kit appeared in these catalogues:
1st Edition (1962) Ref: 1421
2nd Edition (1963) Ref: 1421
3rd Edition (1964) Ref: 1421
4th Edition (1966) Ref: 1421
5th Edition (1967) Ref: 104
6th Edition (1968) Ref: 104
7th Edition (1969) Ref: 104
8th Edition (1970) Ref: 104
9th Edition (1971) Ref: 104
10th Edition (1973) Ref: 01024-9
11th Edition (1974) Ref: 01024-9
12th Edition (1975) Ref: 01024-9
13th Edition (1976) Ref: 01024-9
14th Edition (1977) Ref: 01024-9
17th Edition (1980) Ref: 01070-2
1982 Edition Ref: 61070-2
1983 Edition Ref: 9 61070
1984 Edition Ref: 9 61070
1987 Edition Ref: 01073
1988 Edition Ref: 01073
2009 Edition Ref: A01073
2010 Edition Ref: A01073
2011 Edition Ref: A01073
2012 Edition Ref: A01073

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