T-33A Shooting Star
Hi-Decal, 1/48 scale
S u m m a r y
| Catalogue Number:
||Hi-Decal Line Item No. 48-032
(72-062) - T-33A Shooting Star
||1/48 (also available in 1/72 scale)
A5 decal sheet and an A4 size, b&w colour scheme and decal
£8.50 EU Price (£7.08 Export Price) plus shipping available online from Hannants
and distributors worldwide
printed, thin decals covering some interesting subjects.
||Hi-Decal has produced a high quality decal sheet with some very colourful and unique options for anyone with a 1/48 scale or 1/72 scale T-33A Shooting Star kit.
HyperScale is proudly supported
Hi-Decal line has released a new decal sheet with some unique and colourful markings in 1/48 scale that will be suitable for the GWH, Academy or even the old Testor T-33A.
These decals are also available in 1/72 scale.
Details of the five aircraft is as follows:
T-33A "2-161", Imperial Iranian Air Force (IIAF), Training Detachment at TFB.1 Mehrabad, 1963 - target tug scheme wth orange uppersurfaces and NMF underside;
T-33A "2-8002", Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force (IRIAF),85th AWTS, TFB.8 Baba'ie, 1987 - pale grey uppersurfaces and light grey underside;
T-33A "2-8005", Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force (IRIAF),85th AWTS, TFB.8 Baba'ie, 1995 - light blue and dark blue uppersurfaces and light grey underside;
T-33A "UB-531", Union of Burma Air Force (UBAF), N°502 Air Base HQ, Mingaladon AB/Yangon Int'l, 1971 - NMF with nose and entire rear fuselage in day-glo orange;
T-33A "703", Cuban Fuerza Aérea Revolucionaria, 1961 - camouflaged in dark green and grass green, 703 was one of only three operational Cuban T-33s during the Bay of Pigs invasion and was credited with the downing of two B-26 Invaders on April 17th.
Instructions are supplied on one double-sided black and white folded A4 sheet with both side views for the camouflaged aircraft and port side view for the two bare metal subjects.
Small illustrations of the upper views for all five aircraft plus a stencil placement guide, color callouts for Humbrol and Model Master, recommended references and acknowledgements are included.
There is no indication as to who has printed the decals but they are luxuriously glossy and colour saturation looks excellent.
Hi-Decal has produced a high quality decal sheet with some very colourful and unique options for anyone with a 1/48 scale or 1/72 scale T-33A Shooting Star kit.
Thanks to Hi-Decal for the review
decals are available from their distributors worldwide
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15 August, 2019
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