Junkers Ju52 3M - 588

Find on eBay

Junkers Ju52 3M

  • Click to enlarge

Download this page as a PDF document. Download this page as a PDF document.

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 tri-motor JU52 has one of the longest flying careers of any aircraft. It first appeared in 1932 and several are still in operation today. This 111-part kit makes a highly detailed model of this famous plane. Finished model has a wing span of 16 inches. Choice of markings - German and Swiss. - Taken from the 3rd edition catalogue (1964)

5th edition catalogue (1967), listed as Junkers Ju 52 3M from Junkers Ju52 3M.

9th edition catalogue (1971), listed as Junkers Ju 52/3M from Junkers Ju 52 3M.

1987 edition catalogue, listed as Junkers JU 52 from Junkers Ju 52/3M.

Airfix Series (first appearance): 5
First Issued: 1965

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 16: Adam Tooby

This kit appeared in these catalogues:
3rd Edition (1964) Ref: 588
4th Edition (1966) Ref: 588
5th Edition (1967) Ref: 588
6th Edition (1968) Ref: 588
7th Edition (1969) Ref: 588
8th Edition (1970) Ref: 588
9th Edition (1971) Ref: 588
10th Edition (1973) Ref: 05008-9
11th Edition (1974) Ref: 05008-9
12th Edition (1975) Ref: 05008-9
13th Edition (1976) Ref: 05008-9
14th Edition (1977) Ref: 05008-9
15th Edition (1978) Ref: 05008-9
16th Edition (1979) Ref: 05008-9
1982 Edition Ref: 05008-9
1987 Edition Ref: 05008
1988 Edition Ref: 05008
1989 Edition Ref: 05008
1990 Edition Ref: 05008
2011 Edition Ref: A05008
2012 Edition Ref: A05008
2013 Edition Ref: A05008
2014 Edition Ref: A05008

Just some of the kits listed...

Military History Books

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