Avro Lancaster B Mk.I Grand Slam Bomber/Avro Lancaster B Mk.III Dambuster. British 4-engine WWII era heavy bomber buildable as a ‘Type 464 Provision’ dambuster or Grand Slam earthquake bomber variant. Kit features detailed exterior with fine raised panel lines and rivets, interior detail (including cockpit and radio/navigation station), special weapons modified lower fuselage fairings (2 types with choice of ‘Upkeep’ bouncing bomb or 22,000 lb. Grand Slam bomb), dorsal turret plate, optional nose turret fairing, detailed wheel wells, wheels with weighted tires, optional engines with mounts (x2, in lieu of closed cowlings), optional position landing gear and bomb bay doors and 5 figures (pilot, bombardier, radioman and tail gunner – all posed at their stations plus standing mechanic). Also includes pre-painted canopy frames and your choice of shrouded or exposed exhausts and early or late style propellers. Decals and painting guide for 3 Royal Air Force aircraft: Mk.III ED932 of No 617 Squadron; Mk.III ED915 of No 617 Squadron and Mk.I PD119 of No 617 Squadron, April 1945 – includes instrument panel, radio faces, wing walkway borders and stencil data.
- The gun turrets are all movable
- Comes with 3 marking options and 5 crew figures
- 1/48 Scale Aircraft