News Revell jul-aug 2012: Helicopter


Sea King Mk.41 “Anniversary” Plastic Model Kit

Product ID: 80-4899

Skill level: 3
Scale: 1:72
Length: 242 mm
Rotor diameter: 263 mm
Parts: 152

Outfitted for search-and-rescue superiority.

Germany’s MFG 5 (Naval Wing 5) has used the Sea King since 1975. In 2003, the group decorated their Sea Kings with a special livery to celebrate the 45th anniversary of search-and-rescue missions. Kit features a detailed cockpit with instrument panel, a detailed interior/cargo area, four Skua guided weapons, launcher frames, a sliding door with a choice of two mounting positions, movable rotors, nose and fuselage radomes, antennas, sensors and a super decal set with markings for a 45th anniversary of SAR helicopter from 2003 and a Sea Skua version.


1/48 AH-1F™ Cobra™ Gunship Plastic Model Kit

Product ID: 85-5321

Skill Level 2
Scale: 1/48
Length: 11-1/2″
Width: 3″
Height: 3-1/4″
Parts: 79

Fast, effective air support.

Favored by the U.S. Army, the AH-1F Cobra is a purpose-built attack heli with extreme firepower. Its nose-mounted, 20 mm Gatling gun delivers devastating destruction with extreme accuracy. Kit features a moveable, nose-mounted Gatling gun, side-mounted mini-guns, side-mounted rocket pods, Weapons Officer and pilot figures, plus decals for 1. AH-1F Cobra, 67-15771, First Air Calvary, C Troop “Jaws of Death;” 2. AH-1F, 67-15883 “Trigger and Boomer’s Excellent Adventure, Operation Desert Storm and 3. AH-1F, 67-15843, N Troop, 4th Squadron, 2nd Armored Cavalry Regiment, U.S. Army, Iraq, 1991.



SA330 Puma “Bundespolizei” Plastic Model Kit

Product ID: 80-4412

Scale: 1:32
Length: 452 mm
Wingspan: 471 mm
Parts: 162

The German Federal Police favorite.

The SA 330J “Puma” was favored by the Bundespolizei (German Federal Police) for border patrolling, as well as disaster relief. The Puma could also be used for maritime rescue when flotation gear was installed. Kit features textured outer surfaces, a detailed engine, a detailed cockpit with instrument panel, interior seats, a movable sliding door, a port door with optional stairs, rotating main and tail rotors, large external fuel tanks with flotation gear, a rescue winch, a weather radar nose cone, various antennae and decals for Bundespolizei and Maritime Rescue aircraft.