Nice idea, eduard do a mkII in 1/48 but if you can get hold of MPM's offering its really decent by all accounts, my LHS had one in a little while back at a decent price and within hours it was gone, gutted!\ said:Mmmm, a Fairey Fulmar, much maligned but not a bad aircraft at all. I might see if anything is available in a small scale that would fit the bill.
Mk V were delivered from HMS eagle from my ref.\ said:Has anyone got details on what MK Spitfires served in Malta? I know the Vb and Vc did according to an online report but did the MK VIII?
Your right\ said:Just wondering if I can or could join in this GB build. In my stash I have a 1/48 Spitfire V /Vb with trop abouka air filter.
Ref shows that the spits even though entering later in the Malta campaign were supplied from HMS Eagle 1942.
Or I was thinking of a Hurricane iib which I'll have to order in.
Your right on both accounts I believe, mkIIb Hurricanes were used and mkV spits were dispatched from HMS Eagle\ said:Mk V were delivered from HMS eagle from my ref.
\ said:Well I found this pic and
That photo is of the standard desert scheme of dark earth, middle stone and azure blue Robert. Here are some side profiles of malta spitfires-:\ said: