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Santiago Hrubisko
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De Havilland Hornet

June 30, 2013 · in Aviation · · 8 · 1.9K


My father, Raul Hrubisko, has just finished three more De Havilland models. Now our series is completed with six models in total.

Here are the final photos of this short project. I hope you enjoy them.

We would like to thanks to David Collins for helping us with information and photos.

Group photos.

1) De Havilland Hornet RR915 - First Prototype -

2) De Havilland Hornet RR919 - Second Prototype -

3) Prototype Hornet PR Mk 2 PX216 R (Photographic Development Unit for trials).

4) De Havilland Hornet Mk 3 PX293

5) First Sea Hornet Prototype PX212- Deck landing trials on HMS Ocean 10 August 1945

6) Sea Hornet F Mk20 TT186



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8 responses

  1. Santiago,
    Very nice models and what an outstanding display of this collection.

  2. Impresive display. Love the dark sea grey and yellow Hornet. Nice job!

  3. beautiful never cease to amaze me

  4. Amazing craftsmanship & photography...where have you been lately? You show us all what can REALLY be done with a plastic kit.

  5. Really beautiful photography, and the models aren't bad either...

  6. Very cool!

    Whose kits and at what scale? Might have to add one of these to the build list.

  7. Hi

    Many thanks guys for your kindly comments.

    The scale is 1/72 and my father used the old frog kits with a lot of improvments (new canopies, wheels, etc, etc)

    Kind regards

  8. Very nice love the pics all in a row very well done

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