DeHavilland Twin Otter


1/72 DHC Twin Otter VH-OHP, Aust. Army, Darwin N.T.


by Antoney Wilkinson

 

Serial No
VH-OHP
A/C type
DeHavilland Canada Twin Otter
Based at
Darwin, N.T.
Scheme Overall Sand
History/Significance
Used by the Australian Army as a light transport prior to the Super King Air
Kit
1/72nd Scale Revell Kit  (formerly Matchbox) with numerous additions including aerials, vents, etc. Hawkeye Decals for markings.
Paint: Gunze. Kfir Brown that was ligtened with flat white to achieve the desired shade.
Tip: Be gentle with the main undercarriage as it is fragile, also be sure to shorten the front oleo to get the desired slight nose down stance
Reference
Photographs provided by colleagues

 



 

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