Supermarine Swift Fr.5
Unassembled plastic model kit
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and is no longer available.List price: $24.99You pay: $19.29(All prices in U.S. Dollars)Manufacturer: Airfix ModelsStock Number: AIR A04003Scale: 1/72View all products of type "Swift"
This model kit requires assembly. Cement, paint and other construction materials not included unless specifically stated in the description.
The Supermarine Swift was originally designed as an interceptor fighter but was most successful as a low level photo reconnaissance aircraft, operating over Germany during the late 1950s. A strong airframe with good speed at low level, it excelled in this role, often beating NATO contemporaries in photo reconnaissance competitions.
- Supermarine Swift FR.5, flown by Flight Lieutenant Nigel Walpole, No. 79 Sqn, Royal Air Force Germany, Gutersloh, Germany, April 1956
- Supermarine Swift FR.5, No. II (AC) Sqn, Royal Air Force Germany, Jever, Germany, 1956