Bell series (P39, P63 and P59)

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Bell series (P39, P63 and P59)

Joined: June 19th, 2007, 7:44 pm

June 22nd, 2012, 5:39 pm #1

Hi

Now that we have received the decals from our friend Luis my father completed the P39 AH574.

With this model the Bell (P39, P59 and P63) series is done.

This series include the following models


1) Bell Airacobra P39D AH621 EEUU 1941 On flight trials prior to delivery to UK
2) Bell Airacobra P39D UF - AH576 - 601 Sqdn - Uk - 07/09/1941 - Duxford
3) Bell Airacobra P39D UF/L - AH589 - 601 Sqdn - Uk - August 1941 - Duxford
4) Bell Airacobra P39D TZ - A53-9 - 23 Sqdn - RAAF -late 1943
5) Bell Airacobra P39D FA/F - A53-6 - 85 Sqdn - RAAF - August 1943
6) Bell Airacobra P39F A53-1 - 24 Sqdn - RAAF - July 1942 - Aircraft Park at Bankstown
7) Bell Airacobra P39C DS173 - Uk
8) Bell Airacobra P39D AH571 - USA - Used for new tail trails.
9) Bell Airacobra P39D AH574 - first carrier landing by a tricycle undercarriage aircraft on 4 April 1945 on HMS Pretoria Castle
10) Bell Airacobra P63 Kingcobra FR408 - September 1944 - On flight trials
11) Bell Airacobra P63 Kingcobra FZ440 - April 1945 - On flight trials related with laminar flow
12) Bell Airacobra P59 Airacomet PJ362/G



Here are some photos.













All the Australian P39 together






All the P39 together












P39 AH574 used for experimental work, including the first carrier landing by a tricycle undercarriage aircraft on 4 April 1945 on HMS Pretoria Castle.









Cheers
Santiago

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June 22nd, 2012, 6:25 pm #2

Great models and great photography!
Excellent work Santiago.

Best Regards to you.

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June 22nd, 2012, 7:38 pm #3

Hi

Now that we have received the decals from our friend Luis my father completed the P39 AH574.

With this model the Bell (P39, P59 and P63) series is done.

This series include the following models


1) Bell Airacobra P39D AH621 EEUU 1941 On flight trials prior to delivery to UK
2) Bell Airacobra P39D UF - AH576 - 601 Sqdn - Uk - 07/09/1941 - Duxford
3) Bell Airacobra P39D UF/L - AH589 - 601 Sqdn - Uk - August 1941 - Duxford
4) Bell Airacobra P39D TZ - A53-9 - 23 Sqdn - RAAF -late 1943
5) Bell Airacobra P39D FA/F - A53-6 - 85 Sqdn - RAAF - August 1943
6) Bell Airacobra P39F A53-1 - 24 Sqdn - RAAF - July 1942 - Aircraft Park at Bankstown
7) Bell Airacobra P39C DS173 - Uk
8) Bell Airacobra P39D AH571 - USA - Used for new tail trails.
9) Bell Airacobra P39D AH574 - first carrier landing by a tricycle undercarriage aircraft on 4 April 1945 on HMS Pretoria Castle
10) Bell Airacobra P63 Kingcobra FR408 - September 1944 - On flight trials
11) Bell Airacobra P63 Kingcobra FZ440 - April 1945 - On flight trials related with laminar flow
12) Bell Airacobra P59 Airacomet PJ362/G



Here are some photos.













All the Australian P39 together






All the P39 together












P39 AH574 used for experimental work, including the first carrier landing by a tricycle undercarriage aircraft on 4 April 1945 on HMS Pretoria Castle.









Cheers
Santiago
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Joined: February 27th, 2005, 11:05 am

June 22nd, 2012, 7:50 pm #4

Hi

Now that we have received the decals from our friend Luis my father completed the P39 AH574.

With this model the Bell (P39, P59 and P63) series is done.

This series include the following models


1) Bell Airacobra P39D AH621 EEUU 1941 On flight trials prior to delivery to UK
2) Bell Airacobra P39D UF - AH576 - 601 Sqdn - Uk - 07/09/1941 - Duxford
3) Bell Airacobra P39D UF/L - AH589 - 601 Sqdn - Uk - August 1941 - Duxford
4) Bell Airacobra P39D TZ - A53-9 - 23 Sqdn - RAAF -late 1943
5) Bell Airacobra P39D FA/F - A53-6 - 85 Sqdn - RAAF - August 1943
6) Bell Airacobra P39F A53-1 - 24 Sqdn - RAAF - July 1942 - Aircraft Park at Bankstown
7) Bell Airacobra P39C DS173 - Uk
8) Bell Airacobra P39D AH571 - USA - Used for new tail trails.
9) Bell Airacobra P39D AH574 - first carrier landing by a tricycle undercarriage aircraft on 4 April 1945 on HMS Pretoria Castle
10) Bell Airacobra P63 Kingcobra FR408 - September 1944 - On flight trials
11) Bell Airacobra P63 Kingcobra FZ440 - April 1945 - On flight trials related with laminar flow
12) Bell Airacobra P59 Airacomet PJ362/G



Here are some photos.













All the Australian P39 together






All the P39 together












P39 AH574 used for experimental work, including the first carrier landing by a tricycle undercarriage aircraft on 4 April 1945 on HMS Pretoria Castle.









Cheers
Santiago
your display cabinet !! You must have a separate house for all your series'. You guys really build FAST !!!
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Joined: March 24th, 2011, 9:32 pm

June 22nd, 2012, 9:13 pm #5

Hi

Now that we have received the decals from our friend Luis my father completed the P39 AH574.

With this model the Bell (P39, P59 and P63) series is done.

This series include the following models


1) Bell Airacobra P39D AH621 EEUU 1941 On flight trials prior to delivery to UK
2) Bell Airacobra P39D UF - AH576 - 601 Sqdn - Uk - 07/09/1941 - Duxford
3) Bell Airacobra P39D UF/L - AH589 - 601 Sqdn - Uk - August 1941 - Duxford
4) Bell Airacobra P39D TZ - A53-9 - 23 Sqdn - RAAF -late 1943
5) Bell Airacobra P39D FA/F - A53-6 - 85 Sqdn - RAAF - August 1943
6) Bell Airacobra P39F A53-1 - 24 Sqdn - RAAF - July 1942 - Aircraft Park at Bankstown
7) Bell Airacobra P39C DS173 - Uk
8) Bell Airacobra P39D AH571 - USA - Used for new tail trails.
9) Bell Airacobra P39D AH574 - first carrier landing by a tricycle undercarriage aircraft on 4 April 1945 on HMS Pretoria Castle
10) Bell Airacobra P63 Kingcobra FR408 - September 1944 - On flight trials
11) Bell Airacobra P63 Kingcobra FZ440 - April 1945 - On flight trials related with laminar flow
12) Bell Airacobra P59 Airacomet PJ362/G



Here are some photos.













All the Australian P39 together






All the P39 together












P39 AH574 used for experimental work, including the first carrier landing by a tricycle undercarriage aircraft on 4 April 1945 on HMS Pretoria Castle.









Cheers
Santiago
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Joined: June 19th, 2007, 6:57 pm

June 22nd, 2012, 9:54 pm #6

Hi

Now that we have received the decals from our friend Luis my father completed the P39 AH574.

With this model the Bell (P39, P59 and P63) series is done.

This series include the following models


1) Bell Airacobra P39D AH621 EEUU 1941 On flight trials prior to delivery to UK
2) Bell Airacobra P39D UF - AH576 - 601 Sqdn - Uk - 07/09/1941 - Duxford
3) Bell Airacobra P39D UF/L - AH589 - 601 Sqdn - Uk - August 1941 - Duxford
4) Bell Airacobra P39D TZ - A53-9 - 23 Sqdn - RAAF -late 1943
5) Bell Airacobra P39D FA/F - A53-6 - 85 Sqdn - RAAF - August 1943
6) Bell Airacobra P39F A53-1 - 24 Sqdn - RAAF - July 1942 - Aircraft Park at Bankstown
7) Bell Airacobra P39C DS173 - Uk
8) Bell Airacobra P39D AH571 - USA - Used for new tail trails.
9) Bell Airacobra P39D AH574 - first carrier landing by a tricycle undercarriage aircraft on 4 April 1945 on HMS Pretoria Castle
10) Bell Airacobra P63 Kingcobra FR408 - September 1944 - On flight trials
11) Bell Airacobra P63 Kingcobra FZ440 - April 1945 - On flight trials related with laminar flow
12) Bell Airacobra P59 Airacomet PJ362/G



Here are some photos.













All the Australian P39 together






All the P39 together












P39 AH574 used for experimental work, including the first carrier landing by a tricycle undercarriage aircraft on 4 April 1945 on HMS Pretoria Castle.









Cheers
Santiago
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Joined: March 6th, 2005, 3:23 am

June 22nd, 2012, 10:05 pm #7

Hi

Now that we have received the decals from our friend Luis my father completed the P39 AH574.

With this model the Bell (P39, P59 and P63) series is done.

This series include the following models


1) Bell Airacobra P39D AH621 EEUU 1941 On flight trials prior to delivery to UK
2) Bell Airacobra P39D UF - AH576 - 601 Sqdn - Uk - 07/09/1941 - Duxford
3) Bell Airacobra P39D UF/L - AH589 - 601 Sqdn - Uk - August 1941 - Duxford
4) Bell Airacobra P39D TZ - A53-9 - 23 Sqdn - RAAF -late 1943
5) Bell Airacobra P39D FA/F - A53-6 - 85 Sqdn - RAAF - August 1943
6) Bell Airacobra P39F A53-1 - 24 Sqdn - RAAF - July 1942 - Aircraft Park at Bankstown
7) Bell Airacobra P39C DS173 - Uk
8) Bell Airacobra P39D AH571 - USA - Used for new tail trails.
9) Bell Airacobra P39D AH574 - first carrier landing by a tricycle undercarriage aircraft on 4 April 1945 on HMS Pretoria Castle
10) Bell Airacobra P63 Kingcobra FR408 - September 1944 - On flight trials
11) Bell Airacobra P63 Kingcobra FZ440 - April 1945 - On flight trials related with laminar flow
12) Bell Airacobra P59 Airacomet PJ362/G



Here are some photos.













All the Australian P39 together






All the P39 together












P39 AH574 used for experimental work, including the first carrier landing by a tricycle undercarriage aircraft on 4 April 1945 on HMS Pretoria Castle.









Cheers
Santiago
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Joined: February 27th, 2005, 1:14 pm

June 23rd, 2012, 2:38 am #8

Hi

Now that we have received the decals from our friend Luis my father completed the P39 AH574.

With this model the Bell (P39, P59 and P63) series is done.

This series include the following models


1) Bell Airacobra P39D AH621 EEUU 1941 On flight trials prior to delivery to UK
2) Bell Airacobra P39D UF - AH576 - 601 Sqdn - Uk - 07/09/1941 - Duxford
3) Bell Airacobra P39D UF/L - AH589 - 601 Sqdn - Uk - August 1941 - Duxford
4) Bell Airacobra P39D TZ - A53-9 - 23 Sqdn - RAAF -late 1943
5) Bell Airacobra P39D FA/F - A53-6 - 85 Sqdn - RAAF - August 1943
6) Bell Airacobra P39F A53-1 - 24 Sqdn - RAAF - July 1942 - Aircraft Park at Bankstown
7) Bell Airacobra P39C DS173 - Uk
8) Bell Airacobra P39D AH571 - USA - Used for new tail trails.
9) Bell Airacobra P39D AH574 - first carrier landing by a tricycle undercarriage aircraft on 4 April 1945 on HMS Pretoria Castle
10) Bell Airacobra P63 Kingcobra FR408 - September 1944 - On flight trials
11) Bell Airacobra P63 Kingcobra FZ440 - April 1945 - On flight trials related with laminar flow
12) Bell Airacobra P59 Airacomet PJ362/G



Here are some photos.













All the Australian P39 together






All the P39 together












P39 AH574 used for experimental work, including the first carrier landing by a tricycle undercarriage aircraft on 4 April 1945 on HMS Pretoria Castle.









Cheers
Santiago
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Joined: January 19th, 2008, 5:08 am

June 24th, 2012, 12:43 am #9

Hi

Now that we have received the decals from our friend Luis my father completed the P39 AH574.

With this model the Bell (P39, P59 and P63) series is done.

This series include the following models


1) Bell Airacobra P39D AH621 EEUU 1941 On flight trials prior to delivery to UK
2) Bell Airacobra P39D UF - AH576 - 601 Sqdn - Uk - 07/09/1941 - Duxford
3) Bell Airacobra P39D UF/L - AH589 - 601 Sqdn - Uk - August 1941 - Duxford
4) Bell Airacobra P39D TZ - A53-9 - 23 Sqdn - RAAF -late 1943
5) Bell Airacobra P39D FA/F - A53-6 - 85 Sqdn - RAAF - August 1943
6) Bell Airacobra P39F A53-1 - 24 Sqdn - RAAF - July 1942 - Aircraft Park at Bankstown
7) Bell Airacobra P39C DS173 - Uk
8) Bell Airacobra P39D AH571 - USA - Used for new tail trails.
9) Bell Airacobra P39D AH574 - first carrier landing by a tricycle undercarriage aircraft on 4 April 1945 on HMS Pretoria Castle
10) Bell Airacobra P63 Kingcobra FR408 - September 1944 - On flight trials
11) Bell Airacobra P63 Kingcobra FZ440 - April 1945 - On flight trials related with laminar flow
12) Bell Airacobra P59 Airacomet PJ362/G



Here are some photos.













All the Australian P39 together






All the P39 together












P39 AH574 used for experimental work, including the first carrier landing by a tricycle undercarriage aircraft on 4 April 1945 on HMS Pretoria Castle.









Cheers
Santiago
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Joined: February 27th, 2005, 9:53 am

June 24th, 2012, 2:33 pm #10

Hi

Now that we have received the decals from our friend Luis my father completed the P39 AH574.

With this model the Bell (P39, P59 and P63) series is done.

This series include the following models


1) Bell Airacobra P39D AH621 EEUU 1941 On flight trials prior to delivery to UK
2) Bell Airacobra P39D UF - AH576 - 601 Sqdn - Uk - 07/09/1941 - Duxford
3) Bell Airacobra P39D UF/L - AH589 - 601 Sqdn - Uk - August 1941 - Duxford
4) Bell Airacobra P39D TZ - A53-9 - 23 Sqdn - RAAF -late 1943
5) Bell Airacobra P39D FA/F - A53-6 - 85 Sqdn - RAAF - August 1943
6) Bell Airacobra P39F A53-1 - 24 Sqdn - RAAF - July 1942 - Aircraft Park at Bankstown
7) Bell Airacobra P39C DS173 - Uk
8) Bell Airacobra P39D AH571 - USA - Used for new tail trails.
9) Bell Airacobra P39D AH574 - first carrier landing by a tricycle undercarriage aircraft on 4 April 1945 on HMS Pretoria Castle
10) Bell Airacobra P63 Kingcobra FR408 - September 1944 - On flight trials
11) Bell Airacobra P63 Kingcobra FZ440 - April 1945 - On flight trials related with laminar flow
12) Bell Airacobra P59 Airacomet PJ362/G



Here are some photos.













All the Australian P39 together






All the P39 together












P39 AH574 used for experimental work, including the first carrier landing by a tricycle undercarriage aircraft on 4 April 1945 on HMS Pretoria Castle.









Cheers
Santiago
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