Pan-Am Orion - SK701

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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:

From the motion picture comes this new 14 part kit. Typical of what is thought could be the kind of space clipper used in the 21st century. Complete with Pan-Am transfers. - Taken from the 7th edition catalogue (1969)

16th edition catalogue (1979), listed as Orion Spacecraft from Pan-Am Orion.

1981 edition catalogue, recorded as a Snap n Glue kit.

2000 edition catalogue, recorded as a new kit.

2000 edition catalogue, listed as Orion 2001 Spacecraft from Orion Spacecraft.

Airfix Series (first appearance): 5
Rarity of early version: Rare
First Issued: 1969

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: SK701
8th Edition (1970) Ref: SK701
16th Edition (1979) Ref: 05171-6
17th Edition (1980) Ref: 05171-6
1981 Edition Ref: 05175-8
1982 Edition Ref: 05171-6
2000 Edition Ref: 06171
2001 Edition Ref: 06171
2002 Edition Ref: 06171

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