Azur serie FRROM
Martin B-10 Preview
FRROM, 1/72 scale
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Azur serie FRROM has sent Preview images and information on their forthcoming 1/72 scale Martin B-10 / B-12 releases.
Boxings will be:
FR0042 B-10 Export WH-2/WAA (ML-KNIL, Netherlands East Indies, and Argentine Army)
FR0043 B-10 Export WC/WAN (China and Argentine Navy)
FR0044 B-10B in US Service
The Argentine Army and Argentine Navy are fitted with a different engine. The engine nacelle goes lower on the wing for the secong kit (so you should not switch the models).
FR0042 and FR0043 should be available in Prague at end of May, the third box will have to wait one month later.
We are preparing three kits in 1/72 nd for the Martin type 130 (AKA Martin B10 / B12).
Camouflages FR0042 first box (drawing 7) :
Martin 139 WH-2 in service with ML-KNIL (Netherland East Indies, 1941/1942) at beginning of WWII in Pacific theater, M-520 probably
Martin 139 WAA, Argentine Army, probably B-504 in 1944, standard nose.
Martin 139 WAA, Argentine Army, with long nose, one of two such modified, B-510 or B-511
Camouflages FR0043 second box :
Martin 139 WHC in service with China, in 1937, probably 1403 with 14 th Volunteer Sqn (Please have a look at kit FR0034 Gamma 2E Bomber in China). There were no Martin who raided Kogoshima (it was only a project). Drawing 9
Martin 139 WAN, Argentine Navy, probably 2-B-3, February 1939. Drawing 8.
Camouflages FR0044 B-10B third box (drawing 5) :
Martin 139 B-10B in service with Philippine Air Force in Philippines, December 1941, in US markings (28 th Bomber Sqn). Unfortunately there are no evidences of B10B painted with the Diamond. Maybe 57 or 59, TBC
- Martin 139 B-10B, 25 th Bomber Sqn, Hawaï 1940
Thanks to FRROM for the information and images.
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