Boeing F/A-18F Super Hornet


1/72 F/A-18F Super Hornet, 1 Sqn, Amberley, Qld


by Antoney Wilkinson

 

Serial No

A44-201

A/C type

Boeing F/A-18F Super Hornet

Based at

1 Sqn. RAAF Amberley, Qld. (Circa 2010)

Scheme

Two tone grey delivery scheme

History/Significance

The first of 24 examples to replace the F111 ahead of the availability/delivery of the Joint Strike Fighter

Kit

1/72nd Scale Hasegawa F/A-18F Super Hornet with Wolfpack Folding Wings, kit and Southern Sky Decals.

Paint: Gunze. Top colour was mixed with about 1/2 the bottom colour to arrive at the desired shade

Reference

AMI postings, Defence Postings and USN examples seen at air shows in the US

 


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