INSPIRATION

WHEN AIRFIX LAUNCHED A MODEL LANCASTER, ‘G-FOR-GEORGE’ WAS THE SUBJECT. PATRICK OTTER REMEMBERS A KIT THAT HELPED CREATE UNTOLD DEVOTEES FOR AVRO’S BOMBER

Generations of boys and many adults as well, were inspired by a certain Lancaster. How many enthusiasts today can trace their affection for Avro’s masterpiece back to long evenings spent with newspaper spread out on the dining table and the smell of glue in the air?

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