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Edit 1.4.: Hello! I started this build as a waist window conversion only, in "regular" aircraft modelling section. Giorgio and Enzo were kind to allow me to continue the build within a Group Build theme. "Strangers In Town" indeed were the first American Bombardment Groups when the "Friendly Invasion" began. The local people were all not too enthusiastic about the Yanks, for three reasons: "They were overpaid, oversexed and over here". End edit . V-P Could I do that? Would it be too difficult for a clumsy, regular kit builder like me? That's what I was thinking thursday night, two
This build is dedicated to @Giorgio N's Stranger In Town GB, which didn't get through the bunfight for 2020. This is definitely a stranger in town. The RAF had previously used P-40s, but the P-51 Mustang was a completely different kettle of fish. It was big, strong and ultra modern. Unfortunately the Allison-engined Mustangs have had a lot of bad press. People will tell you that they were slow and pretty much useless. It wasn't until the Merlin engine was fitted that the Mustang became a useful fighter. Nothing could be further from the truth. Admittedly