Modelling the F4U Corsair

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Modelling the F4U Corsair

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The F4U Corsair's combat career was longer than that of almost any other World War II fighter aircraft. Its success led to its service around the globe, and it was employed by the US Navy, British Fleet Air Arm and the Royal New Zealand Air Force. After the war, the Corsair also served with the French Navy, in various Latin American Air Forces, and with forces fighting in Korea. This book showcases seven separate Corsair variants modelled across 1/32, 1/48 and 1/72 scales. Among the aircraft featured are an F4U-1 Birdcage, an F4U-1A from VF-17 'Jolly Rogers', a Fleet Air Arm Corsair Mk.II, a Korean War F4U-4 and an F4U-7 French Corsair.

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Published Feb 20 2012
Format Ebook (PDF)
Edition 1st
Extent 80
ISBN 9781780964843
Imprint Osprey Publishing
Illustrations 245 col
Series Osprey Modelling
Short code MOD
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing

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