Persian Thunder...1/48 Republic F-84G "Ali-Jet" Imperial Iranian Airforce

January 2, 2021 · in Aviation · · 7 · 2.1K

Built also in 2017.
The Iranians were supplied with 75 F-84G, in service from 1957 to 1965 as fighters, fighterbombers and for aerobatics in the Golden Crown Team.

kit, main markings from Hi-Decals, stencils from the kit and sparesbox, as with the other birds, not all stencils are completely correct and some are missing.
Painted with Vallejo Metal Color Aluminium, airintake and exhaust with Tamiya Titanium Silver.
Streamlined (practice) bombs from the Academy Sabre kit.

The model shows an a/c of TFS-41 in 1960.

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7 responses

  1. Great build, Reinhard.
    That NMF looks very nice.

  2. Superb work as usual.

  3. Perfect job, Reinhard!

  4. Wonderful and a delight to look at!

  5. Very realistic NMF.

  6. Another beautiful build, and looks really cool in those markings.

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