The Fairey Gannet is a British carrier-borne aircraft of the post-Second World War era developed for the Royal Navy’s Fleet Air Arm (FAA) by the Fairey Aviation Company. It was a mid-wing monoplane with a tricycle undercarriage and a crew of three, and a double turboprop engine driving two contra-rotating propellers.
The Gannet was originally developed to meet the FAA’s dual-role anti-submarine warfare and strike requirement. It was later adapted for operations as an electronic countermeasures and carrier onboard delivery aircraft. The Gannet AEW.3 was a variant of the aircraft developed as a carrier-based airborne early warning platform.
90MK Resins first released this kit in 1990’s . this boxing is from 1980’s
This is a full resin kit, complete with a full decal sheet. The resin parts are hollow cast so there is a cockpi8t interior provided.
The kit is not in its original box, but will be shipped in a sturdy cardboard box to ensure its is not damaged in transit.