1/72 Lancaster with all the ‘fixins’ (What was I thinking!)

The Avro Lancaster like the Spitfire and Hurricane is an instantly identifiable aircraft to most English people and aviation enthusiasts the world over.  Thousands of aircrew flew the four engine heavy bomber during the war and many of them did not return. One notable squadron was 617 which undertook the famous ‘Dambuster’ raid against several German dams in the Rhine region.  The goal was to breach the dams and disrupt industrial output in factories in the Rhine area. There have been many kits of the Lancaster made over the years, but at the time that Hasegawa released several new ones in the early to mid 2000’s there had not been a good offering in quite some time.

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