With the Luftwaffe committed to the North African campaign in 1941/42, 'tropicalized' versions of the reconnaissance Bf 109E-4, -5, and bomb carrying -7 were introduced, with the suffix '/Trop'. These modifications for desert warfare included filters over the air intakes and a desert survival kit. Plastic model kit. Instructions included. 60 pieces. Paints, glue and brushes sold separately.