General Dynamics F111C


1/48 F111C A8-132, ARDU, RAAF Edinburgh, SA


by Andrew Doppel

 

Serial No

A8-132

A/C type

F-111C

Based at

ARDU Aircraft Research & Development Unit, RAAF Edinburgh S.A.

History

Most painted F111C in RAAF service donning numerous operational and test schemes over lifetime. Returned for static display at Edinburgh 2013 after retirement from service.

Built previously but in a flying pose.

Scheme

SEAC camo over white with black & orange calibration markings

Kit

1/48 Academy F111A with C wings scratch detail to cockpit, stencilled calibration markings, decals from spares box, Harpoons from Hobby Boss Hornet kit, Eduard RBF tags

Reference

F-111net, internet, books, personal images