ENC48008 Encore Models 1/48 Bamboo Bomber - Standard Kit - Limited Edition
Late 1930s, WWII era and beyond, Cessna-built commercial, twin-engined, low-wing monoplane and light transport (T-50) or military advanced trainer and utility aircraft (AT-17/UC-78 and JRC-1). Injection-molded airframe and clear parts; features cockpit and cabin interior, separately molded cabin door, subtle ‘fabric-over-frame’ effect and optional parts to build 1 of 3 versions. Also includes resin parts (wheels, propeller hubs, exhaust stacks, oleo scissors, tailwheel fork, spinners and your choice of highly detailed Lycoming or Jacobs radial engines). Decals and color painting guide for 3 aircraft: Sky King’s T-50 ‘Songbird’ in 1951, US Army Air Force UC-78 s/n 42-58125 in 1943 and US Navy JRC-1 BuNo 64464 in 1943.
The "Bamboo Bomber" has an interesting history in Canadian Service in WW2 in Alaska supporting US forces.