The “antitank” Hurricane Mk.IID called “The Flying Tin Opener” was used in three major theatres of operations: North African deserts, cloudy and foggy England, and tropical Burma. Thanks to this, we were able to include various and interesting camouflages and marking schemes in this model kit.

Although all of the presented aircraft served in the British RAF, their camouflages and even national markings (“the roundels”) differ greatly. Let’s check the painting schemes of the “anti-tank” Hurricanes Mk. IID from the latest Arma Hobby kit!

BP158/JV-I, No. 6 Squadron RAF, airfields: Shandur and L.G. 89, Egypt, autumn 1942

KX229/H “Cheeta”, No. 20 Squadron RAF, Nidania, Burma, February 1944


HW721/BR-J, No. 184 Squadron RAF, Colerne, England, spring 1943. Pilot S/Ldr Jack Rose. Aeroplane funded by Woolwich Aircraft Fund

KW704/R „Christine”, No. 6 Squadron RAF, Gabes, Tunisia, April 1943. Pilot F/O A.H.M. Clarke

HW874/X, No. 20 Squadron RAF, Monywa, Burma, spring 1945

Check also:

Hurricane Mk IIc Expert Set – Arma Hobby – Review

Joël Izard buduje Hurricane IIc – artykuł krok po kroku

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