The superb amphibious Catalina entered service in 1939 and was immediately successful in its various roles. The type from 209 squadron spotted the Bismarck during the famous action and 196 U-Boats were destroyed during the Second World War. The US Navy flew 'Black Cats' to harass Japanese naval vessels at night. Plastic model kit. 128 pieces. Instructions included. Paints and poly cement sold separately.