Starcruiser - 07170-9


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Starcruiser
[07170-9]

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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 the changes to the name of this kit in the catalogues.

Airfix Catalogue description:

Space fiction is taken to new dimensions with this exciting four-in-one kit. A multi-mission spaceship, Starcruiser can operate as an independent self-contained unit, having as it does, a reconnaissance pod, an intercepter, an attack unit and a command base, each one detachable and capable of being used separately. All these are in the kit making play and diorama situations almost limitless. Starcruiser is a new concept combining the experience of Sci-fi originator Gerry Anderson and the expertise of Airfix designers. - Taken from the 15th edition catalogue (1978)

16th edition catalogue (1979), listed as Starcruiser 1 from Starcruiser.


Airfix Series (first appearance): 7
Rarity of early version: Rare
First Issued: 1978


Box art Artists
Information taken from: Airfix Collectors Club, Artist and Kit list - 6th Ed. Compiled by Jeremy Brook.
Artist on Box Type 5: Terry Hadler


This kit appeared in these catalogues:
15th Edition (1978) Ref: 07170-9
16th Edition (1979) Ref: 07170-9
17th Edition (1980) Ref: 07170-9
1982 Edition Ref: 07170-9
1983 Edition Ref: 9 07170
1984 Edition Ref: 9 07170





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