DP Casper decals have re-printed their decal set Operation Bodenplatte Jan, 1945 the last major offensive operation by the Luftwaffe. Now with even more markings than the original release. Included are markings for numerous aircraft involved in this campaign, such as:
The English edition of Eduard's new-style monthly magazine was a little delayed for July while it was translated, but it's available in PDF format now and it was certainly worth the wait!
If you're looking to model a Ta 152 with a difference, Eagle Editions have just the thing for you with new multi-media torpedo carrier conversion set as part of their EagleParts range.
Eagle Editions have released a new multi-media Fw 190A-5 torpedo carrier conversion set as part of their EagleParts range.
Eagle Editions have extended their range of top quality Luftwaffe decals with the release of two new sheets of Bf 109F-4/Trop EagleCals available in 1:48 and 1:32.
Two new realises from Sword Models that should make fans of Italian and Japanese WW II aircraft happy.
Stormo! Online Magazine have announced an exciting new set of decals for Italian Bf 109 aces in 1:48 and 1:32.
Revell are set to release the world-famous airliner, Concorde in the scale of 1/288th.
Sword Models have released three kits of Lockheed's pioneering aircraft.
Although the opposing forces of the Six Day War were both flying comparable third-generation Mach 2 jet fighters, the pilots were trained to different standards, and were expected to utilize different tactics. Using the latest research, first-hand accounts, and specially commissioned artwork, Shlomo Aloni tells the dramatic story of the dogfights in the skies over the Middle East.
Fans of the Canberra or quirky looking aircraft will find this modification interesting if your looking to create something unusual.
This new decal sheet from Zotz Decals includes markings for six P-47's and some stunning nose art. The set includes markings for the following aircraft:
Welsh Models well known for their range of multi media civil and military multi engined aircraft have announced the release of their latest kit in 1/144. This time it is the beautiful De Havilland Comet. This aircraft comes with the choice of marking:
The SR-91 Aurora is the popular name for a hypothesised United States reconnaissance aircraft, alleged to be capable of hypersonic flight.
Do your model aircraft operate in a hostile environment with children, friends and cats knocking delicate parts from your pride and joy. Master Models may have the answer with some exquisite looking turned brass accessories for the modeler.
2 years in the making here is a great DVD for anyone interested in WWI aviation replicas. It gives you the basics of what a modern day flying circus has to do to move across country to meet up at the Annual Dawn patrol in Ohio. The flying sequences are breathtaking.
Here's a blast from the past. Tamiya have re-released a number of 1/100 kits I think date back from the 1970's. I believe like Hasegawa at the time Tamiya were making an effort to round off the scales.
Alley Cat have followed up the 1/32 Me 109A conversion kit of the Eduard Me 109E-1, with several variants.
Bombshell decals have released this nice looking set of decals for in 1/72 for B-26 C Marauders.
Master Details From USA have just a few sets left of their upgrade for the Trumpeter F-100D.
Master Details From USA Have announced a set of replacement stabilizers and elevators for Hasegawa's 1:32 Fw 190 kits.
1/48 Decals F/A-18F VFA-103 Jolly Rogers.
Fightertowns commemoration of the Jolly Rogers. This is the 3rd re-print and this new release includes new artwork of the Bones Super Hornets, hence the Hat Trick title. This sheet recovers the two previous sold out sheets with the first combat cruise, summer 2008 updates. Brand new markings for the Jolly Roger's last combat cruise with nose art on all the jets covered such as:
Hobby Boss have released two new kits, the LTV A-7K Corsair II and the PLAAF JJ-5.
Sam Publications continue their excellent series of reference books on contemporary combat aircraft. This publication, the fifth in the series is almost all the reference material you will need for this type. The stunning cover photo looks like it was taken at Mach Loop in Mid Wales.
This new decal sheet from Zotz Decals includes markings for 16 Hurricane Mk1's, some with nose art. Most are from the Battle of Britain and some fought in Malta. This decal sheet has not been released yet but it is coming soon.
Trumpeter continue their range of Soviet aircraft with the impressive looking CAD images of the Su-25 Frogfoot A.
Fightertown Decals have released decal sets commemorating the last cruise for the Grumman F-14D Tomcat of VF-213, the Black Lions and VF-31, the Tomcatters.
To commemorate the Battle of Britain's 70th Anniversary this autumn Xtradecal have released two sets of decals in 1/72 covering RAF and Luftwaffe aircraft flown at the time.
Alley Cat has released five sets of conversions for the Airfix 1/24 Mosquito.
A little later than usual, he's a look at the exciting aircraft kits and accessories that Eduard have set for release in July.
Eduard's newest scale wonder is a 1:48 version of the Albatros D.III licence built Autro-Hungarian concern "Oeffag". It was a finely improved version of the German originals from Johannistahl Germany.
Mac Distribution are a Czech company that produces 1/72nd W.W.1 aircraft and 1/72nd Wehrmacht vehicle types of W.W.2.
Planet Models have released a full resin kit of the Klemm Kl 25d, which was a German leisure and training aircraft from 1930s.
Modelimex have released sprue shots of Special Hobby's exciting largescale Claude.
Barracuda Studios have two new sheets of BarracudaCals set to appear in the very near future.
Fantastic Plastic continue to release the weird and wonderful aircraft with the "next generation" X-15, the X-15-D.
Mirage Hobby have sent us news of their latest 1:48 release - the Lublin R.XIIID army liaison aircraft.
Dragon have announced a new dual-kit comprising a pair of spectacularly marked SH-60s.
No it's not a new John Carpenter film! Alley Cat have announced the future release of their first 1/32 scale kit, the Hawker Fury l. The kit has been created in collaboration with Montex and there are two kit options:
ACRK32-01. Decals for five aircraft.
ACRK32-02. Decals for five aircraft.
Kitsworld have released a lovely selection of nose art for the P-61 Black Widow night fighter in 1/48.
Wolfpack Designs have released a resin set of flaps for the Revell 1/144 C-17A Globemaster IIl. Cutting the flaps from the wing supplied by Revell will be necessary.
Herpa announces, as part of their huge Wings series, the release of an N scale (1/160) Junkers Ju-52/3m of the Amicale Jean Baptiste Salis Museum.
This Special Edition by Aviaeology covers Mosquito's being flown by Canadian crews.Screen-printed decal sheets.
First printing limited to 250 sets in 1/48 and 1/72 scales, and 150 sets in 1/24 scale. Decals to model 1 of 5 distinctive aircraft. One with nose art. Complete airframe stencil data decals are provided, complete with alternative variations and usage notes. Four 8.5 x 11in. pages of illustrated instructions, high resolution b&w supplied in the package. Extensive coverage of the Rocket Projectile installation used on Banff Strike Wing Mosquitoes in 1945 include useful modeling notes, close-up photos and scale drawings. Home-printable colour PDF version available via email after purchase.
Xtradecal have supplied a generous number of markings, 18 in all, for the Hurricane MK llc's covering just about every camouflage scheme covering this type.
Fans of the Mig 21 will be pleased to hear that Wolfpack Designs have released a number of detail sets for the Academy Mig 21MF Fishbed.
A quarterscale injected kit of the Airspeed Horsa has been high on modellers' wish-lists for years, so one of the latest arrivals at Model Hobbies could be very exciting news!
Academy are to release the F/A-18A Hornet in the markings of the Blue Angels aerobatic display team of U.S. Navy.
The markings are for the 2009/2010 season.
Kitsworld Model Decals have recently released a number of sets of decals that should please fans of the P 51. There are two sets containing nose art. Two sets with aircraft ID Numbers & Letters including 'kill' symbols, one for Natural Metal Finish and the other for camouflage finish. The final set includes nose art, kill markings and checker designs
Latest release from Leading Edge Models are sets of decals for the distnctive natural metal and red scheme in 1/32, 1/48 and 1/72.
Shull24.com have just re-started production after a move to Nevada and these are the first releases.