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Airfix 1/48 scale Gloster Javelin

By Aaron Skinner
Published: March 6, 2014
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Britain’s Gloster Aircraft Company produced three fighter designs that were mainstays of the Royal Air Force. The Gladiator of the 1930s was the last British biplane fighter. In the 1940s, the Meteor became the RAF’s first operational jet. 

The Javelin, the last of the three designs, and Gloster’s last aircraft, was the first British combat aircraft designed for all-weather and night operations. 

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