Messerschmitt BF109E
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Key Information
Kit name Messerschmitt BF109E-4
Ref. number 01008
Price £5.99
Scale 1:72
Dimensions (mm) L120 x W137
First released 2012
Skill level
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Kit contents
Parts 64

The Messerschmitt Bf 109E was one of the first true fighters of the modern era. Designed by Willy Messerschmitt and Robert Lusser during the 1930s, it Included such features as all-metal monocoque construction, a closed canopy, a retractable landing gear, it was powered by a liquid-cooled, inverted V12 aero engine. The “Emil” was the Luftwaffe’s fighter during the Battle of Britain.

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