Pilatus PC-6 Turbo Porter


1/48 Pilatus Porter, 161 Recce Flight, Vietnam


by Andrew Doppel

 

Serial No

A14-960

A/C type

Pilatus Porter PC-6A Turbo Porter

Based at

161 Recce Flight, Nui Dat, Vietnam (Circa 1971)

Scheme

Overall Olive drab with Dayglo Orange visibility markings and hi-vis national markings. Black anti-glare panel

Kit

Roden 1/48 Fairchild AU-23A Peacemaker with Ryan Hamilton Pilatus Porter conversion set. Decals a combination of Roden Porter and spares. Painted with Model Master, Humbrol and Revell enamels.

Reference

Kit, Steve Eather's 'Target Charlie', Australia's Military Aircraft by Ross Gillett, Internet