Fairey Albacore Mk.I Torpedo Bomber
Unassembled plastic model kit with photo-etch and resin parts.
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and is no longer available.List price: $66.00You pay: $46.89(All prices in U.S. Dollars)Manufacturer: Special HobbyStock Number: SPH 48045Scale: 1/48View all products of type "Fairey Albacore"
This model kit requires assembly. Cement, paint and other construction materials not included unless specifically stated in the description.
Special Hobby models are limited run kits which consist of plastic, resin and metal parts. For intermediate to advanced modelers only, they will require extra work to build successfully.
Includes markings for 3 aircraft.
The Fairey Albacore was a British single-engine carrier-borne biplane torpedo bomber built by Fairey Aviation between 1939 and 1943 for the Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm and used during the Second World War. It had a three-man crew and was designed for spotting and reconnaissance as well as level bombing, dive bombing and as a torpedo bomber. The Albacore, popularly known as the "Applecore", was conceived as a replacement for the ageing Fairey Swordfish, which had entered service in 1936.