1/100 Accurate Miniatures AH-1G 

Model by Nicolas Hakime Fernandez

Photos by Joan Vaccaro



This an AH-1G Huey Cobra of Spanish Navy.  This is an Accurate Miniatures kit, in 1/100th scale.  Very simple to assemble and paint.  Painted with Gunze Sangyo acrylic paint.  Decals are from Carpena ("Marina" and numbers), Spanish roundel and "Arma Aérea" insignia (wings with anchor and crown) are from various and old RepliModel decals.

The Cobra was in Spanish service from the middle 70's until 1986; based on Rota, NAS, and on board Dedalo (ex-USS Cabot) carrier vessel.  There was 8 helicopters and unit was disabled due to accidents of several numbers of aircraft.
SALU2 desde Barcelona, España 

El Hereje


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Photos and text © by Nicolas Hakime Fernandez