Arabian Fighters (1:48)
Tim Hatton [Litespeed] brings to our attention that DP Casper has released a 1/48 decal sheet depicting the Hawker Hunters flown by Iraq, Jordan and Lebanon during the Six Day and Yom Kippur War.
DP Casper has released this 1/72 decal sheet to cover many of the aircraft involved in Operation Dynamo. Aircraft include the Spitfire Mk I, Spitfire Pr Mk I, Hurricane Mk I, Defiant Mk I, Lysander Mk IV, Skua Mk II, Swordfish Mk I, Blenheim Mk IV, MS-152, Potez 63-11, Bf 109E, Bf-110C, He-111H, Do-17Z and the Ju-87B. DP Casper have this title released under their “Forgotten Campaigns”, which I am not quite sure is appropriate. But I do like the series of decals by DP Casper concentrating on the aircraft during conflicts.
DP Casper decals have re-printed their decal set Operation Bodenplatte Jan, 1945 the last major offensive operation by the Luftwaffe. Now with even more markings than the original release. Included are markings for numerous aircraft involved in this campaign, such as: