The PV-1 was used throughout WWII as a very effective long-range maritime patrol bomber. The PV-1 was offered to US allies through the 'lend-lease ½ assistance program that provided needed war material to key allies including British Commonwealth member nations Canada and South Africa.
This new 1/72 scale Minicraft PV-1 features RAF mandated changes to the cockpit glazing, distinctive turret, and optional markings representing aircraft from the RCAF (Canadian Air Force)
Marking included in this kit are:
RAF, No. 21 Sqn, 1943