Revell used to have quite a few aircraft carrier kits, some of which
were Korean or Vietnam war vintage as far as aircraft went.
There was also a very large Aurora kit of the Enterprise with Vietnam
Revell's 1/720 big E used to have F4s and A4s. Don't know whats in the newer
This subject came up a while back when I was looking for early '60s box
scale A/C to use on a project (Thanks Again Bill!)
With all the big carriers Trumpeter is/was throwing out, it should have been
a no brainer to do converted long and short hulled Essex classes, to fill
this void. Even if they made seperate bow and stern sections (and sponsons
to go with the new deck) for us to swap in would be nice.
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