Airfix A12005A Supermarine Spitfire Mk.Vb 1/24

Airfix Model Kit




The Mk.Vb was produced in greater numbers than any other of the Spitfire
Marks and served in all theatres of war during World War II. Spitfire V’s
entered service with UK based fighter squadrons early in 1941 and provided
escorts to daylight bombers as well as undertaking low-level fighter sweeps
across occupied Europe. From 1942 th Mk.V’s began a widespread service
overseas, with Malta’s defences being bolstered by three squadrons, while
many more went to the Middle East for the build up of the Desert Air Force
in the North African campaigns. Later the type was supplied to the Soviet
Union, Portugal and Turkey.

Scale: 1/24
Skill Level: 4
Length: 384mm
Width: 468mm
Parts: 192
Paint and Glue Required