I recieved this kit as a part of a Secret Santa group build on a Swedish forum. I was gladly surprised to get such a quality kit.
As many airplane kits even this starts with the cockpit. I must say it looks quite nice and will look good with some dry brushing and picking out some details.
The loose handle is supposed to be fitted to the pilot’s hand, so I’m leaving it like that for the time being.
Next to do is the combined front wheel bay and intake, as both that and the cockpit needs to go into the lower fuselage in the next step.
There was quite a few ejector pin marks to deal with and not on easy to deal with places.
Next I’ll glue the top part of the intake, and try to get the seam as nice as possible, and get everything ready for paint.
I might need to to step ahead and assemble the seat and pilot, so I can get the arm and handle positioned right.