Parrot Squadron…1/48 Focke-Wulf Fw190D-9, JV44
Built more than 6 years ago, Tamiya kit, Eduard decals, underside painted, MDC open wheel well conversion, Dragon wheels (Tamiya ones are too small in diameter)
Jerry Crandall books for reference
Model shows one of the well known and colorful JV44 “Sachsenberg Schwarm”, “Platzschutzschwarm” or “Papageienstaffel” aircraft that where used to protect landing and starting Me262s from enemy fighters.
This one was flown by Oberleutnant Klaus Faber in May 1945, Airing/Germany.
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