Aires have kindly sent us an information, together with the photographs, about their forthcoming sets scheduled to release for January 2012 in all popular scales.
DXM have informed Aeroscale of the release of their fine looking decal sheet of the Klu [Dutch AF] F-16AM celebrating the 60th anniversary of 311 Sqn last year . The release will be available in 1/72 and 1/48 scales.
Freightdog models have re stocked on their excellent looking 1/72 resin SR.53, which proved to be very popular after its release late last year.
Marking the 30th Anniversary of Pegasus Models in 2012, Freightdog plan to re-release the original 1/72 German Lozenge sheets that have proved so popular in the past. Currently available are four colour upper and lower sheets, with the blue Naval lozenge due any day now.
Pavla has sent details of a brand new and gorgeous looking 1/72 resin/mixed media helicopter kit as well as resin sets to update the 1/72 Cyber-hobby 1/72 Sea Vixen, 1/72 seats for the AERMACCHI MB 339 and the Vought F6U-1 Pirate [Admiral kit] as well as a vac formed canopy for AZ Models Mitsubishi Ki-30 Ann.
This kit from the Sword Models have already been announced on Aeroscale. This time we can provide new pictures and few details of the box content.
Sword Models have announced on their website a new kit in the company offer. The kit is F - 94B Starfire.
Dragon Models today released the first shots of their new 1:144 kit of the Chinese WZ-10 Attack Helicopter.
Anigrand have announced news of the release of a resin 1/144 Fw 200 Condor. As is the norm with Anigrand they have included four mystery bonus 1/144 kits with the Condor release.
Osprey Publishing have announced on the official website an advertisement of the incoming book in the "duel" series.
MPM Production have sent us details of the latest resin upgrades from CMK, all 1:32 for a change, with Hasegawa's largescale Starfighter coming in for special treatment in the shape of a new superdetailed cockpit:
Art-Model, the Ukrainian company, have released a kit of the Russian training aircraft - Mig-23UB.
Entirely WWIII types this time around in 1/72, but some magnificent subjects none the less. There are some wonderful looking schemes for the for the aircraft training Commonwealth pilots in one release. There are three separate releases looking at American aircraft in Fleet Air Arm Service.
Valiant Wings Publishing are to release their third title in the series Airframe & Miniature, titled The Focke-Wulf Fw 190D and Ta 152. The book follows the excellent release of the Hawker Typhoon and I am sure will provide essential reference on the subject.
Entirely WWII types this time around in 1/48, but some magnificent subjects none the less. There are some wonderful looking schemes for the Airspeed Oxford and a Spitfire Mk IXC in one release. There are three separate releases looking at American aircraft in Fleet Air Arm Service.
Here's a look at the content of Model Aircraft Volume 11 Issue 01 (January 2012).
Scale Aviation Modeller International Volume 18 Issue 01 (January 2012) is available. Here's a look at it's content.
Hobby Boss have published on their official website few pictures of company latest releases.
Trumpeter have announced a detailed information supported with the sprues pictures of their latest airplane model kit in the offer: the C-48C Skytrain. The following information and pictures were found on the producer website.
Kagero Publishing have kindly sent us a detailed information about two of their forthcoming releases. One of them, "Luftwaffe over the Far North" was already announced on Aeroscale but this time we can provide a more detailed information.
New January 2012 releases are available at Eduard Store. Check out the brand new products on their websites.
The new and exclusive 2012 Airfix Club kit features a 1/48 scale Messerschmitt Bf 109E-3/E7. The kit is supplied with decals for two very unusual schemes for this iconic German aircraft.
Wolfpack have announced the re release of three of their popular 1/48 update sets for the Dassault Rafale B/M Standard F2, the F-15E Strike Eagle OIF and the F-16E Block 60 'UAE' Cockpit set.
Mushroom Model Publishing announces on an incoming monograph of the well known German liason aircraft - the Fi 156 Storch.
Academy have announced three new kits scheduled for the first quarter of 2012. Two of them are WW2 related American airplanes. We have also a jet on the list.
MMD-Squadron have sent us details of two new True Details upgrade sets for quarterscale Black Widows. The first provides dramatically improved propellers for either the new Great Wall Hobby or vintage Monogram kits, while the second is much more ambitious, presenting corrected cowls, props and engine fronts for the GWH kit.
Airfix have announced a very impressive line up of new tool aircraft and some interesting re releases with new markings. Not to mention a modification set for one of the Airfix V-bombers.
Mushroom Model Publishing brings an exiting news to all enthusiats of the Polish Air Force in World War 2- an incoming release of the second volume of the Polish Spitfires Mk.IX.
The Tamiya-USA website brigs us two new kits announced in the comapny offer. Both represents World War 2 Japanese airplanes - one in 1:72 and one in 1:48 scale. Both kits are described as "coming soon".
Master Details have released a highly detailed resin cockpit interior for Revell's 1:32 Heinkel He 111.
As some of you may have read recently here on Aeroscale Alistair form Alley Cat Models has been negotiating with Montex to continue producing some of their aircraft kits under the Alley Cat label.
After his first attempt at providing news to us, Mike of LSM has more to follow up. firstname.lastname@example.org
Xtradecal have revealed images of their 1/72 Fairey Swordfish Mks. I/II/III Pt 1 decal sheet, which should be released very soon. There are some very interesting variations included, particularly if you are thinking of building more than one Swordfish kit.
Hasegawa have published on the company official website the line-up of the new releases scheduled for January 2012 in all popular scales, but the longest list this time is on the "small-side" of Force.
Luuk from Dutch Decals has informed Aeroscale of a future 1/72 decal release Dutch pilots in the RAF during WWII. Included is some interesting nose art on the two Halifax's covered by this release.
Alistair from Alley Cat Models has sent Aeroscale latest news and images of their 1/48 scale resin Vickers Vimy. Judging from the images this future release is going to be a very well received kit.
Kagero Publishing have kindly sent us the frontpage of one of their first releases scheduled for 2012.
Mushroom Model Publishing have announced two new books in their offer. Both are dedicated to the aircrafts used in the Kingdome of Sweden.
Alley Cat have announced they will be releasing three more Vampire 1/48 resin kits, after the success of the earlier release of the Vampire Mk 5. There will be one boxing of the F Mk. 3 and two boxing's of the FB Mk. 9 Alistair from Alley Cat discusses the forthcoming releases.
Dapol have released a new and easy way of reproducing the look of water. It is non-toxic and low odour so can be used both easily and safely by adults and children.
Just the sight of the box-art caused a stir, but now Great Wall Hobby have released the first CAD images and sprue-shots of their forthcoming 1:48 Douglas Devastator.
Aviaeology's original RCAF Sunderlands: Canadians in Coastal Command #2 Digital Silk edition was very popular when first released a few years ago. Well now its back by popular demand. Starting with the 1/72 and 1/48 scale editions, the series has been modified for screen-print production and expanded in subject coverage.
Noch has sent RailRoadModeling news of a number of new releases including three buildings in NOCH's ”Village Series”: a Workshop, a Residential House and a Garden Plot, the latter with three different types of sheds. Also released are a number of texture sheets for roofs, walls and streets. All the new releases have been cut using laser technology and NOCH are quite rightly very proud of their products.
Dutch Decals [DD] Luuk Boerman has sent details this evening of more future releases, this time the Constellations of KLM are the subject. The decals are designed for the lovely Airfix and Heller 1/72 kits. This is the first release of a new range titled DD Collection.
Italeri website brings us information about two new kits in the company's offer.
Fancy some alternative markings for your 1/72 WWI aircraft? Coming soon from Dutch Decal is a release offering markings for aircraft of the LuchtVaartAfd. The distinctive orange insignia and registration letters are included.
Caracal Models have not wasted any time producing decals for the new Ibex 1/48 kit of the T-6 Texan II. There are decals for four Air Forces operating the Texan II and also the Harvard II. Also released is a stunning 1/48 decal sheet providing the bold 65th year anniversary markings that were applied to the Texas ANG 149th FW "Wing King" in September 2011.
Aviaeology's original RCAF Mosquitoes: 'Canadians in Fighter Command' Digital Silk edition was very popular when first released a few years ago. Well now its back by popular demand. Starting with the 1/72 and 1/48 scale editions, the series has been modified for screen-print production and expanded in subject coverage with a bonus set of markings.
Coming soon from Dutch Decal is 'Aircraft of the AURI' featuring 1/72 decals for a selection of aircraft of the fledgling Indonesian Air Force. Most of these aircraft are former aircraft of the Royal Netherlands East Indies Army Air Forces [RNEIAAF].
Eduard have given us a sneak preview of what we can look forward to after the New Year. The big news for Luftwaffe enthusiasts will be the eagerly anticipated release of the first of the new 1:48 Bf 109E series, starting with the 'E-1.
Note: This is a preliminary list only, and details may change nearer the time: