Fledgling Eagle

Wayne Dippold adds a dash of colour to Trumpeter’s 1/48 JL-9 supersonic jet trainer

Trumpeter’s detail was crisp and fine throughout; the cockpit was notable for its raised features, which weren’t unduly prominent.
In a refreshing change to many manufacturers, Trumpeter supplied the fuselage as halves alone…no separate sections.

When asked by the Editor to tackle Trumpeter’s 1/48 JL-9 Plateau (Mountain) Eagle the initial response was no problem…

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