Heinkel He.177 - 589

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Heinkel He.177

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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:

The He.177 'Greif' was one of Germany's most ambitious war-time bombers. 160 parts are included in this kit which includes rocket propelled anti-shipping missiles. - Taken from the 6th edition catalogue (1968)

9th edition catalogue (1971), listed as Heinkel He 177 from Heinkel He.177.

1986 edition catalogue, listed as Heinkel HE 177 from Heinkel He 177.

1987 edition catalogue, listed as Heinkel He 177 (Grief) from Heinkel HE 177.

Airfix Series (first appearance): 5
Rarity of early version: Scarce
First Issued: 1967

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: 589
7th Edition (1969) Ref: 589
8th Edition (1970) Ref: 589
9th Edition (1971) Ref: 589
10th Edition (1973) Ref: 05009-2
11th Edition (1974) Ref: 05009-2
12th Edition (1975) Ref: 05009-2
13th Edition (1976) Ref: 05009-2
14th Edition (1977) Ref: 05009-2
15th Edition (1978) Ref: 05009-2
16th Edition (1979) Ref: 05009-2
17th Edition (1980) Ref: 05009-2
1982 Edition Ref: 05009-2
1983 Edition Ref: 9 05009
1984 Edition Ref: 9 05009
1985 Edition Ref: 905009
1986 Edition Ref: 05009
1987 Edition Ref: 05009
1988 Edition Ref: 05009

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