SPECIAL HOBBY TWIN-SEAT MIRAGE COMEBACK

The 1/72 Mirage F1 series from Special Hobby marked a turning point for the company in terms of design and assembly. Thankfully, it’s F.1B/BE kit has been reissued, as CHRIS CLIFFORD reports.

SPECIAL HOBBY TWIN-SEAT MIRAGE COMEBACK

A modern tooling of Dassault’s Mirage F1 was conspicuous by its absence until Special Hobby took the plunge with the type in 2016. Since then it has released various boxings representing different F1 sub-types. Six years on, the firm has deemed it a suitable time to re-release some of these, and it’s now the turn of the F1B/BE (SH 72291).

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