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Kitsworld 1/32 Scale Boeing B-17 'Two Beauts' B-17 42-229573 'Two Beauts' 358BS 303BG  ~ 1/32 Scale Boeing B-17 'Two Beauts'
B-17 42-229573 'Two Beauts' 358BS 303BG

''Two Beauts'' 42-29573 B-17F 303rd BG/ 358BS (VK-H) Assigned on 06 March 1943 Molesworth, England

Crashed in a mid-air collision with another B-17 'Ooold Soljer' (41-24559) on 31 March 1943 after only completing four missions!
Stock code: KW132082

 £10.20
 


Kitsworld  KW132083 B-17G-20-VE 360BS 303BG  Idaliza 360BS 92BG Molesworth 1944~
KW132083 B-17G-20-VE 360BS 303BG Idaliza 360BS 92BG Molesworth 1944

B-17G-20-VE 42-97546 'Idaliza' 360BS 92BG Molesworth 1944
Delivered to the 92nd BG 11/02/1944 then transferred to the 457th BG 24/02/1944 and assigned to Molesworth 13/03/1944.

She logged 106 missions with the 303rd from the 16/02/1944 25/04/1945.
The nose art was taken from a photograph of a USAAF wartime employee Mary Lou Hanson who was working in the modification centre. Lowry AAFB, Denver, Colorado.

13/04/1944 bombardier 2nd Lt Thomas F. Dello Buono was awarded the DSC for manning his post whilst badly and accurately dropping the payload onto the target.
Col Thomas Buono retired in 1965 after a distinguished career in SAC he passed away in February 1999.
'Idaliza' was scrapped Kingman, Arizona Jan 1946
Stock code: KW132083

 £10.20
 


Kitsworld Kitsworld  - 1/32 Scale B-17F/G Decal Sheet KW132069 Kitsworld - 1/32 Scale B-17F/G Decal Sheet
KW132069
B-17F/G Comprehensive General stencilling including Cockpit instrumentation, Fuel tank hatch info, Propeller logos, Black walkway lines, Life raft & data panels, Stars and Bars and more!
Stock code: KW132069

 £10.20
 


Kitsworld KW132074 1/32 Scale B-17G Flying Fortress KW132074~ KW132074 1/32 Scale B-17G Flying Fortress
KW132074

B-17G-95-DL 44-83872 VP-X 'Texas Raiders' 'L' CAF

Texas Raiders is one of the most famous Flying Fortresses on the USA airshow circuit. Recognized by 'Air Classics Magazine' as the best restored B-17G bomber currently flying.

The aircraft has been restored to wartime configuration by an entirely volunteer group of dedicated supporters.

History
B-17G-95-DL 44-8387 - Manufactured by Douglas Aircraft Corporation at Long Beach, California.
July 12, 1945 - Delivered to the U.S. Army Air Corps.
July 21, 1945 - Transferred to the U.S. Navy.
On July 11, 1952 the '872 was transferred to Sea Search-Early Warning, VW-2 on the Atlantic seaboard until June 3, 1953.
January 15, 1954 - Transferred to Atsugi, Japan where it flew with VW-1.
January 15, 1955, PB-1W arrived at the Storage Facility at Litchfield Park, Arizona.
August 25, 1955 - Retired from Naval service.
October 1, 1957 - This aircraft was acquired by Aero Services Corp. (Cargo plane and aerial photographic duties).
September 22, 1967, N7227-C was acquired by the Commemorative Air Force, (Price of $50,000).

Stock code: KW132074

 £10.20
 

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Kitsworld KW132075 1/32 Scale B-17G Flying Fortress KW132075~ KW132075 1/32 Scale B-17G Flying Fortress
KW132075

B-17G110VE 44-85829 GD-Y ' Yankee Lady' 'L' YAF

Release Date August 2013

Stock code: KW132075

 £10.20
 

Kitsworld B-17 Deco Guide

Kitsworld Kitsworld  - 1/32 Scale B-17F/G Decal Sheet KW132061 Kitsworld - 1/32 Scale B-17F/G Decal Sheet
KW132061
B-17F/G 41-24485 DF-U Sally B/Memphis Belle" DF-A 41-24485
Stock code: KW132061

 £10.20
 

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Kitsworld Kitsworld  - 1/32 Scale B-17G Decal Sheet KW132062 Kitsworld - 1/32 Scale B-17G Decal Sheet
KW132062
B-17G 42-97880 DF-F 'A' Little Miss Mischief' 324th Sqn, 91st BG
Stock code: KW132062

 £10.20
 

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Kitsworld Kitsworld  - 1/32 Scale B-17F Decal Sheet KW132063 Kitsworld - 1/32 Scale B-17F Decal Sheet
KW132063
B-17F 42-3167 FO-S 'K' 'Ye Olde Pub' 527th BS/379th BG
Stock code: KW132063

 £10.20
 

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Kitsworld Kitsworld  - 1/32 Scale B-17G Decal Sheet KW132064 Kitsworld - 1/32 Scale B-17G Decal Sheet
KW132064
B-17G 42-98008 2S - G ' W' American Beauty" 834th Sqn, 486th BG
Stock code: KW132064

 £10.20
 

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Kitsworld Kitsworld B17 F/G Flying Fortress - 1/32 Scale Decal Sheet KW132016 B-17F 510BS 351BG - B-17G 709BS 447BG 42-30857  'My Devotion' 42-97976 'A Bit-O-Lace' Kitsworld B17 F/G Flying Fortress - 1/32 Scale Decal Sheet
KW132016 B-17F 510BS 351BG - B-17G 709BS 447BG
42-30857 'My Devotion'
42-97976 'A Bit-O-Lace'

We have embellished the artwork and smoothed the skin tones as the scale deserves.


This Kitsworld A5 decal sheet includes schemes for 2 Boeing B17s, an F and a G model of the USAAF Eighth Airforce.
"My Devotion", a B17F of 351st Bomb Group, 510 bomb Squadron, artwork painted by waist gunner seymour Ziegler taken from a "Yank" magazine article.
The other represents what is perhaps one of the best known B17 artworks ever produced - "A Bit-O-Lace". The reference for this artwork was supplied by the original artist, Milton Caniff, and was a character from his own comic strip 'Male Call', armourer Nicholas H Fingelly was the squadron artist who transfered the artwork to the bomber.
Stock code: KW132016

 £15.31
 

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B-17G Bit-O-Lace
B-17F My Devotion

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