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Hello All, So, here is my completed Canberra in the colorful ESSA livery (before becoming NOAA). This old Airfix kit required a lot of work to bring it to "modern" standards, but I am happy with the results, although not entirely satisfied with the engine inlets leading edge which are a bit too fat... Note also that none of the Airfix (old or recent) kits seem to have properly captured the attachment of the horizontal stabilizer to the fuselage, and that would have been too much work for me to correct. The WIP is available in the In-Progress section of the forum.
Good day all, This is my first posting here with a model (in WIP). I am still struggling with the image servers and the posting, so bare with me... (sorry for some of the pics captions only in french, but "the pics worth a thousand words" ) ;-) This is the (very) old Airfix kit of the BAC Canberra which I converted into the US licensed Martin B-57A. This acft was operated by the US Govt ESSA agency (as presented here) before becoming the NOAA and changing livery. The following modifications were made to improve the look, but I am not looking for full accura