1/48 KINETIC MODELS F-5A/CF-5A/NF-5A FREEDOM FIGHTER
Northrop light supersonic, single-seat fighter aircraft buildable as Canadian license-built CF-5A or export Dutch NF-5A. Kit features engraved panel lines, detailed cockpit, fully rendered landing gear and wheel bays, intake trunks with compressor faces, dual exhaust pipes, separately molded rudder and speed brakes, optional position leading and trailing edge flaps, optional refueling probe, optional position auxiliary air intakes, pylons with sway braces, wingtip tanks, boarding ladder and 2-piece optional position canopy. Also includes photo-etch parts (formation light panels) and external stores - centerline drop tank, underwing drop tanks, rocket launcher pods, Mk 82 bombs, AIM-9B missiles and AIM-9J missiles. Extensive decals and painting reference for 16 aircraft: USAF F-5A s/n 59-4989; USAF F-5A s/n 63-8381 (x2 schemes); Canadian Armed Forces CF-116 No 116757; Canadian Armed Forces CF-116 No 116763 of 434 Squadron; Canadian Armed Forces CF-116 No 116727 of 434 Squadron; Netherland AF NF-5A K-3040 of 315 Squadron; Netherland AF NF-5A K-3028 of 315 Squadron; Royal Norwegian AF 336 Squadron (x2 serials); Royal Norwegian AF F-5A of 334 Squadron (x3 serials); Greek AF NF-5A No 689081 of 341 Squadron; Greek AF NF-5A No 89047 of 341 Squadron; Greek AF NF-5A No 97175 of 341 Squadron; Greek AF NF-5A No 689081 of 341 Squadron; Greek AF NF-5A No 3031 of 349 Squadron; Greek AF NF-5A No 3031of 343 Squadron and South Vietnamese AF F-5A No 10560 of the 522nd Squadron, 23rd Fighter Wing, 1969.