PZL P23A Karas (oz11340)

 

PZL P23A Karas (oz11340) by Pres Bruning from FAC - plan thumbnail

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PZL P23A Karas. Walnut scale rubber model Polish WWII close-support aircraft.

Quote: "Designed for close support of Polish Army troops, the Karas (Crucian-carp) was powered by a Skoda built Bristol Pegasus. The craft Pres Bruning has drawn up belonged to #55 Squadron, Bomber Brigade and saw action during September 3 to 8, 1939.

Although Pres has included the color scheme on the plan, and shows the Bulgarian version, complete coloring and marking for Bulgarian, Roumanian, and Polish Air Force craft are to be found in Profile Publication #104. Judging from the contented smiles on the pusses of the flyers on the model plan it must be pre-September, 1939. This should make a very interesting World War Two subject. Never been built, to our knowledge. Go for it!"

Note this plan is a free download (see Plans Packet #1) from the Flying Aces website at http://flyingacesclub.com/wp/the-fac-library/plans-page-1/

Note model sketch is taken from cover of FAC Newsletter #74.

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