Boulton-Paul’s ungainly Defiant is the next Airframe Detail title to be released by Valiant Wings.
Written by well-known aviation author Richard A Franks, this title, the fifth in the series, will be an essential companion for anyone tackling the 1/48 Airfix, Trumpeter and Classic Airframes kits, or 1/72 Airfix, MPM and even Pavla offerings. Highlights include:
- A wealth of historical photographs and detail images of the world’s only complete preserved Defiant
- Period detail images during production and service use
- Colour profiles and by Richard J. Caruana
- At least 80 pages in total
- Lists of all Defiant, accessories and decals produced in all scales
- Build feature of Airfix’s newly tooled 1/48 Defiant by Steve Evans
The Airframe Detail series offers everything modern modellers want when they are tackling a specific subject and includes period diagrams, flight manual and spare parts catalogue data, full colour profiles and concise camouflage and marking notes.
Airframe Detail No 5 – The Boulton-Paul Defiant – A Detailed Guide to the RAF’s Turret Fighter, by Richard A. Franks (ISBN: 978-0-9957773-6-1) will retail at only £13.95 per copy, plus postage and packing and Publication is scheduled for late August.
Pre-orders can be made via the Valiant Wings website, www.valiant-wings.co.uk, by ‘phone on 01234 273434 (+44 1234 273434 if calling from outside the UK) or by writing to:
Valiant Wings Publishing
8 West Grove
VALIANT WINGS SPECIAL PRE-ORDER OFFERS – Save money!
- Save £1 on RRP! Pre-order before August 30 at the special price of £12.95 per copy.
- Save money on postage! Pre-order before August 30 and save £2 on post and packing, both UK and worldwide.
- Win a Defiant kit! All pre-orders will be entered into a prize draw to win a new tool 1/48 scale Airfix Defiant.