McDonnell Phantom F-4 - 493

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McDonnell Phantom F-4

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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:

A two-seater heavy duty fighter-bomber combining speed and delivery potential of vast armament loads from both aircraft carrier and airfield. This superbly detailed kit can be built into one of five different versions ie F-4B US Army; F-4C USAF; F-4D USAF; F-4E Israeli AF; F-4J US Navy. Each is fully represented with transfer markings, colour schemes and relevant armament loads. - Taken from the 9th edition catalogue (1971)

10th edition catalogue (1973), listed as McDonnell F-4 Phantom from McDonnell Phantom F-4.

1985 edition catalogue, listed as Mac Donnell F-4 Phantom from McDonnell F-4 Phantom.

1986 edition catalogue, listed as McDonnell F4 Phantom from Mac Donnell F-4 Phantom.

1993 edition catalogue, listed as Mc Donnell F-4 Phantom from McDonnell F4 Phantom.

1997 edition catalogue, listed as McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom from Mc Donnell F-4 Phantom.

Airfix Series (first appearance): 4
First Issued: 1971

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 5: Ken McDonough

This kit appeared in these catalogues:
9th Edition (1971) Ref: 493
10th Edition (1973) Ref: 04013-8
11th Edition (1974) Ref: 04013-8
12th Edition (1975) Ref: 04013-8
13th Edition (1976) Ref: 04013-8
14th Edition (1977) Ref: 04013-8
15th Edition (1978) Ref: 04013-8
16th Edition (1979) Ref: 04013-8
17th Edition (1980) Ref: 04013-8
1982 Edition Ref: 04013-8
1983 Edition Ref: 9 04013
1984 Edition Ref: 9 04013
1985 Edition Ref: 904013
1986 Edition Ref: 04013
1987 Edition Ref: 04013
1988 Edition Ref: 04013
1989 Edition Ref: 04013
1990 Edition Ref: 04013
1992 Edition Ref: 04013
1993 Edition Ref: 04013
1994 Edition Ref: 04013
1995 Edition Ref: 04013
1996 Edition Ref: 04013
1997 Edition Ref: 04013
1998 Edition Ref: 04013
1999 Edition Ref: 04013
2000 Edition Ref: 04013
2001 Edition Ref: 04013

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