Douglas A-4Q Skyhawk - Comando de Aviación Naval Argentina - Airfix 1:72

Hi all,
I’m building this Douglas A-4Q Skyhawk flown by Teniente de navio Carlos Lecour in the course of “The Battle of San Carlos” - Falkland War 21-25 May 1982 (Battle of San Carlos (1982) - Wikipedia)


source: AMILARG Aviacion Militar Argentina


source: AMILARG Aviacion Militar Argentina

A quick look inside the box and the CMK detail Seat:


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by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr

First steps…


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first layer of primer Mr. Surface


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by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr

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Looking great Rod.
Always good to see a Scooter build and in an interesting scheme.

Any problems with the build? I have a couple in the stash I keep meaning to start.

The masking process is a bit complicated but I hope the result will be satisfactory …


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by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


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Hi mate,
the kit fits perfectly, and I haven’t had any problem assembling it

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Decals applied …


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That’s a sweet li’l Scooter. Well done!

Kit almost completed …


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by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr

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It looks very good on you, congratulations for a very good A4!!!
Regards, Omar