Fleet Air Arm Fairy Gannet AS1. | AeroScale

A stunning little diorama from modeller Hwadong Shin of the superb diorama of the Fairy Gannet AS1. on board H.M.S. Ark Royal 1956. In April 1954, initial deliveries of the Gannet AS.1, the initial variant, formally commenced. On 17 January 1955, the 826 NAS became the RN's first operational Gannet squadron, which promptly embarked on the newly modernised aircraft carrier HMS Eagle.

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and this is in 1:72… my 1:48 Fairey Gannet will not look as good.

what a truly beautiful monster!!!