1/72 490 Airfix Ilyushin IL-28 Beagle -T3 Issue
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: Exc
Excellent condition third type logo box. Features very fine raised panel lines, 'good' cockpit detail, crew of three, movable rudder and ailerons, good engine inlet detail, tip tanks and more. Includes markings for three nationalities - China, Poland and Czech Air Forces. The kit has never been started. The parts are still in the internal factory sealed bags and includes decals and instructions. The Beagle was the USSR's first jet bomber, first flying in 1946. As the primary Soviet light bomber, it was used by 15 nations and was built until 1960. An unarmed version of the Il-28 was used to deliver matrices of the principal Soviet newspapers from Moscow to the East for republication there, as well as other high priority mail.
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