1/48 Classic Airframe CF-5A

Gallery Article by Serge Dompierre on Dec 1 2014

 

      

Canadair CF-5A ( CF-116 ) Freedom Fighter 

This is my Canadair CF-5A from Classic Airframe in 1/48 scale.  The kit was built mostly OOTB, 

 

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I used Belcher's Bits CF-5 Update and Weapons set for refueling probe and Lau-5003 CRV-7rocket launchers. The paints are from Humbrol; decals from Belcher's Bits and they are excellent. 

The model is for a Canadair CF-5A (Cf-116) of 434 Bluenose squadron based in Bagotville in 1983. 

Serge Dompierre

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Photos and text by Serge Dompierre