P-39 Bell Airacobra

1/48 Bell Airacobra - 82 Squadron RAAF Bankstown, NSW (Circa August 1943)

by Andrew Doppel


Serial No

A56-6 (FA-F)

A/C type

Bell P-39F Airacobra

Based at

82 Squadron RAAF Bankstown, NSW(Circa August 1943)


This particular aircraft crashed soon after delivery due to an engine failure near Liverpool, NSW. It was crated and returned to the USAF stock in November 1943


Dark green and dark sea grey over light sky grey


Eduard 1/48 'Weekender' (OOB) with scratch built seat belts. Decals from Red Roo and kit. Painted with Model Master & Humbrol enamels


Special Hobby, Red Roo and internet