WINDSOCK International Vol.8,No.3-SPECIAL MONOPLANE EDITION!
THE May/June 1982 WS was a Special Monoplane Edition with plans,colour plates and profiles! First up, is the elegant Morane Saulnier Type AC shoulder wing monoplane with 11 rare photos and 1:72 scale plans by Ian Stair-two authentic colour profiles from the editor augment this piece.Then the pre-war Albatros Tauben take a bow with 1:72 scale drawings from Colin Owers showcasing the Types EE and FT; we look at a rare Finnish Thulin Type L rebuild-a licence- built Morane Saulnier L on skis,and discuss the colours of the RAF Museum's Bristol M1C with colour and mono photos. On other pages, a detailed plans feature on the Morane Saulnier Type AI including 17 photos,Ian Stair 1:72 scale plans,plus full camouflage profiles with upper surface planform-on other pages Jon Guttman's Foreign Legion series (No.15) has the story of American Caporal Rufus Rand who flew AI monoplanes in N.158.Elsewhere, Russian Moranes feature in Archive:stacks of book,kit and decal reviews plus readers' models and vintage Albatros D.V kits. One copy only with slight creasing on pages but complete.