North American Vigilante - 492

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North American Vigilante

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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 RA-5C is a development of the twin-jet carrier-based Vigilante series, with the latest reconnaissance equipment carried in a pod beneath the fuselage. It can also be used as a Mach 2 bomber. - Taken from the 8th edition catalogue (1970)

1985 edition catalogue, recorded as a Series 5 kit.

1985 edition catalogue, listed as NA Vigilante from North American Vigilante.

1987 edition catalogue, listed as N.A. Vigilante RA-5C from NA Vigilante.

1995 edition catalogue, recorded as a new kit.

1995 edition catalogue, listed as N.A. RA-5C Vigilante from N.A. Vigilante RA-5C.

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

This kit appeared in these catalogues:
8th Edition (1970) Ref: 492
9th Edition (1971) Ref: 492
10th Edition (1973) Ref: 04012-5
11th Edition (1974) Ref: 04012-5
12th Edition (1975) Ref: 04012-5
13th Edition (1976) Ref: 04012-5
14th Edition (1977) Ref: 04012-5
15th Edition (1978) Ref: 04012-5
16th Edition (1979) Ref: 04012-5
17th Edition (1980) Ref: 04012-5
1982 Edition Ref: 04012-5
1983 Edition Ref: 9 04012
1985 Edition Ref: 905019
1987 Edition Ref: 05019
1988 Edition Ref: 05019
1989 Edition Ref: 05019
1995 Edition Ref: 05019
1996 Edition Ref: 05019
1997 Edition Ref: 05019

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