Nakajima C6N1 Saiun (Myrt) Model 11
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The Nakajima C6N Saiun (Iridescent Cloud) was a carrier-based reconnaissance aircraft used by the Imperial Japanese Navy Air Service in World War II. Advanced for its time, it was the fastest carrier-based aircraft put into service by Japan during the war. The Allied reporting name was Myrt. Saiun Model 11 was a general production model. Three-blade propeller, mounted Nakajima NK9H Homare 21 engine. Kit features engraved surface detail, cockpit, engine, 3-blade propeller with separately molded spinner, boxed-in wheel wells and landing gear, one-piece canopy, rearward-firing machine gun and center mounted drop tank.
Decals and markings for (4) aircraft:
- 11th Reconnaissance Squadron 762nd Flight Group Kanoya Naval Air Station Kagoshima prefecture Japan April 1945
- 3rd Squadron 302nd Flight Group Atsugi Naval Air Station Kanagawa Japan 1945
- 4th Reconnaissance Squadron (Kihei-Tai) 343rd Flight Group Matsuyama Naval Air Station Ehime prefecture Japan March 1945
- 141st Flight Group Banban Naval Air Station Phillippines 1945