C-130 A97-177


Esci 1/72 C-130E, A97-177 37 SQN


by Ray Seppala


Introduction

 

Serial A97-177
Type Lockheed C-130E
Squadron 37 Squadron, Richmond, NSW (Circa 1990s)
Scheme White over light gull grey
Kit 1/72 Esci C-130 (OOB).   Paints are a combination of Humbrol and Tamiya.  Decals from Airfix kit and Aussie Decals and aerial lines from Ezy-line.
References My memory, Dakota, Hercules and Caribou in Australian Service by Stewart Wilson, Airliners.net, Airfix C130 decal instruction and Aussie decal instruction sheet.

 

I flew in this aircraft a few times while with 2OCU and 77SQN mainly to Darwin and Townsville for exercises in the mid 80s.

The images

 

 


 


 

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