Persian Thunder…1/48 Republic F-84G “Ali-Jet” Imperial Iranian Airforce
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.
Tamiya kit, main markings from Hi-Decals, stencils from the kit and sparesbox, as with the other IIAF 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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