New decals from Caracal Models
CD144026 – C-135 Recon Variants

The KC-135 Stratotanker was not only a tanker – in its reconnaissance variants, it has been serving as an important intelligence asset during the Cold War and beyond. This Caracal set provides markings for 11 (eleven) RC-135/WC-135 variants from various periods.

This set is intended to be used with various Minicraft KC-135 kits and conversion sets, as well as the Roden RC-135V kit for the Rivet Joint options.

Please note that while this decal sheet includes only minimal maintenance stencilling. You can source these markings from our 1/144 scale KC-135 General Markings Set (CD144004) or the kit decals.

This sheet is intended to be used with the AMT/ERTL kits.

The options on this decal sheet are:
OC-135B 61-2670 Open Skies reconnaissance jet
WC-135B 61-2665
WC-135C 62-3582
RC-135U 64-14849 (TF33 engines) – with Soviet “excellent aircraft” badge nose art
RC-135U 64-14849 (F108 engines) – with sharkmouth/li>
RC-135W 62-4134 Rivet Joint
RC-135V 64-14845 Rivet Joint
RC-135V 64-14841 Rivet Joint
RC-135S 61-2664 Cobra Ball (aircraft lost in 1981 – profile not shown
RC-135W Rivet Joint “ZZ664”, RAF
RC-135W Rivet Joint “ZZ664”, anniversary markings, RAF