Airfix A12007 Gloster Javelin FAW.9/9R 1/48

Airfix Model Kit



The Gloster Javelin was developed in the 1950’s as a two-seated, all weather
interceptor. Serving with the RAF during the late 1950s and much more of
the 1960s, the Javelin was the last aircraft to bear the Gloster name. A
distinctive fighter, the Javelin was equipped with a broad delta wing and a
large finned T-Tail. Its cannons were placed in the wing, hacking back to an
earlier era of fighter development, but its missile armament was cutting edge.
Progressing through 9 marks in a short career, the Javelin had a troubled
development, with its only action coming during the Malayan campaign from

Scale: 1/48
Skill Level: 3
Length: 402mm
Width: 332mm
Parts: 222
Paint and Glue Required