1/48 AFV Club F-5E

Gallery Article by Aidy Abdullah on Aug 31 2018

Malaysia National Day



Northrop's F-5 gave many small air arms their first supersonic fighter. Malaysia was one such nation, receiving the F-5E in the late 1970s. In Malaysian service the F-5s were operated by Nos 11 and 12 Skuadron. 

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This is the 1/48 scale AFV Club F-5E built as an RMAF aircraft. It was built out of box using kit and VFA Productions decals. The 3-tone camouflage was airbrushed free-hand using Gunze lacquers.

Happy Merdeka 2018

Aidy Abdullah

Photos and text by Aidy Abdullah