Monday, November 20, 2017 - 03:00 AM UTC
Xtradecal has released McDonnell-Douglas Phantom FG.1 in RAF Service a 1/72 decal sheet no doubt inspired by the forthcoming release by Airfix of the Phantom FG.1
The FG.1s was only used in RAF service by 43 and 111 Squadrons. Markings include:
-XT597 A & AEE RAF Boscombe Down Raspberry Ripple scheme. This aircraft spent it's entire life at Boscombe;
-XV571 was always with 43 Sqn coded A and used as the CO's aircraft.
-XV571/A 43 Sqn RAF Leuchars Grey/green camo at Greenham Common 1974;
-XV571/A 43 Sqn Grey camo with black/white check spine and fin, Squadron 40th Anniversary 1987;
-XV571/A 43 Sqn Grey camo with two rows of black/white checks across fin RAF Leuchars 1989;
-XV574/Z 111 Sqn Grey camo with black spine and fin with yellow flash, RAF Leuchars at Fairford IAT 1989;
-XT863/G 111 Sqn Grey camo with red/white/blue rudder stripes and large D type roundels RAF Leuchars, at Greenham Common IAT 1983.
X72282 - McDonnell-Douglas Phantom FG.1 in RAF service – 1/72
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