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HobbyBoss 1/48 scale F-111A Aardvark

Despite a rough conception and some problems on entering service, General Dynamics’ F-111 developed a reputation as a formidable strike aircraft with the USAF and Royal Australian Air Force.

By Tom Foti
Published: March 8, 2010
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I worked on the F-111D as an avionics tech in the late 1970s at Cannon AFB, so I think it’s nice that HobbyBoss is covering the F-111 – and in a big way! The kit features detailed engines, avionics bays, cockpit, wheel wells, and vinyl tires. Markings include a preproduction and Vietnam War scheme.
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