H.M.S. Leander - F6S

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H.M.S. Leander

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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 Leander class of general purpose frigates is the largest in the Royal Navy at this time. Each one carries a helicopter and the most modern anti-submarine and anti-aicraft weapons. - Taken from the 7th edition catalogue (1969)

13th edition catalogue (1976), listed as HMS 'Leander' from H.M.S. Leander.

1984 edition catalogue, listed as HMS Leander from HMS 'Leander'.

1992 edition catalogue, recorded as a new kit.

Airfix Series (first appearance): 1
First Issued: 1970

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:
7th Edition (1969) Ref: F6S
8th Edition (1970) Ref: F6S
9th Edition (1971) Ref: F6S
10th Edition (1973) Ref: 01206-9
11th Edition (1974) Ref: 01206-9
12th Edition (1975) Ref: 01206-9
13th Edition (1976) Ref: 01206-9
14th Edition (1977) Ref: 01206-9
15th Edition (1978) Ref: 01206-9
16th Edition (1979) Ref: 01206-9
17th Edition (1980) Ref: 01206-9
1982 Edition Ref: 01206-9
1983 Edition Ref: 9 01206
1984 Edition Ref: 9 01206
1992 Edition Ref: 02206
1993 Edition Ref: 02206
1994 Edition Ref: 02206
1995 Edition Ref: 02206
1996 Edition Ref: 02206

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