Canuck Model Products is pleased to announced that it has partnered with Modelcraft Inc. to bring to market an exciting new scale model kit of the world renowned CF-18A ‘ Battle of Britain’ Air Demonstration Team Hornet.

The 2015 scheme recognizes the 75th anniversary of the RCAF’s participation in the air campaign that helped alter the outcome of the second world war. Featuring tail murals of Winston Churchill and F/L GR McGregor, as well as an eye catching camouflage pattern, this Hornet will be an excellent addition to any modellers collection.

This 1:72 scale kit includes highly detailed injection moulded plastic parts with engraved panel lines, CF-18A style vertical fin, as well as high quality water slide decals that capture the spirit of this special aircraft in fine detail. The base kit is by Academy.

Included with this release are photos of rendered box art and prototype built up model. Final product may be subject to change.

Expected availability: Summer 2015.

Source artwork for this, and other schemes, is reproduced with permission of the DND/CAF.

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Paul Tosney

Paul has been with Model Builder International since almost the beginning. He started building models as a boy, and took a hiatus, but started building again a few years ago. He builds pretty much anything, but mostly WW2, with a smattering of modern and the occasional SciFi model.

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