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Hello everyone.. I am building the old Airfix Cessna Birddog as a USAF Raven from Laos. I know they only carried a basic 4 digit serial on the tail and usually nothing else. My question is did they carry a walkway or Identifier panel on top of the wing ? Every photo I’ve come across was taken from the ground or in level flight. Nothing from above showing the top of the wing. If it turns out as nothing great but don't want to find out afterwards that I needed a walkway or day-glo panel on top. Any help or photo’s would be great. Ive already checked quite a few webpages and nothing more than the
Hello Everybody... My chosen kit for this build will be the old Airfix Cessna Birddog in 1/72. This was an Original bagged kit if Im guessing correctly and traveled all the way around the globe to get to me. I received this kit as a Gift from @Admiral Puff a member from Australia last August when he visited the USA. Being the kit was originally from the U.K. it traveled quite aways in its existence. I had expressed interest in building one but couldn't find any, he had one spare and was coming to the USA to go to the IPMS Nationals here. Ive only decided to use whatever spares from the bin I n
Hello everyone... Im presenting my 1/72 vintage Airfix Cessna Birddog. This model has traveled around the globe to get to me. It started life in the U.K., from there it went to Australia at some point. A year ago when I expressed interest to wanting one. @Admiral Puff was not only kind enough to give it to me but he hand delivered it all the way from Australia. He was here in the states for the IPMS USA Nationals in 2019 and was coming to Chicago after so we got to meet and exchange the kit. I built this as Cessna 2799 flying out of Laos with the USAF Ravens. It represents a very speci