Brian Balkwill of The Research Squad
has kindly sent us details of Cammett's new auxiliary intake doors and three new stores sets for the 1:48 Airfix kit - the latter are just the thing if you want to model an operational what-if TSR.2.
Here is some more news from down under: OzMods have released a brand new 1/144 scale P-39.
No sooner has the exciting new 1:48 Messerschmitt Bf 110G-2 arrived than its follow-up is ready and waiting in the wings in the shape of the 'G-4 night-fighter.
Here is the August newsletter from CMK/MPM. This time all the new kits announced are in 1/48 scale.
The new 1/48 scale Hellcat kits from Hobby Boss should hit the shelves soon. The first will be probably the F6F-3 for which the packaging is already complete. Next should be the F6F-5.
Modelimex have released pics of Planet Models' new 1:48 resin kit of the Heinkel He 110V-8.
If you are searching for a 1:32 scale seated jet pilot figure suitable for a F-100 or a F-5E Tiger, then Master Details have produced what you were looking for.
Dragon Models have sent us CAD images of their new -tool quarterscale Focke-Wulf Ta 152C-0.
Hasegawa's Mc. 205 is a nicely detailed kit straight from the box, but SBS Model have released a superdetailed cockpit set to take it to a totally new level.
Modelimex have released sprue-shots of AZ Model's new injected kit of that archetypal aerobatic plane - the Pitts Special S.2.
Verlinden have sent us news of their aircraft related release for next month.
August sees a dramatic return of Eduard's 1:48 Fw 190A with a Dual-Combo Night-Fighter boxing. This is a Limited Run edition of only 1500 kits and is a "Royal Class" kit in all but name, featuring around 390 parts spread over no less than 20 sprues, plus a Wilde Sau badge.
Direct from AFV Club come these sneak preview shots of their eagerly awaited 1:48 F-5E Tiger II.
MK35 Editions have announced the release of a new figure to their O scale civilian range .
A few months ago, Masterbox Ltd. announced that they were going to be doing a series of 1/32nd scale Aviation-Related figures. Here's the first, presented as a W.I.P.
A new Chinese company - Dream Model - has announced what look sset to be a very interesting range of resin PLAAF airfield vehicles and accessories.
July looks set to be a busy month for Eduard. The big news is undoubtedly the expansion of their highly regarded 1:48 Bf 110 range to include later versions, with the 'G-2 taking the lead as the first release.
Also new are Weekend Editions of the Grumman F6F-5 Hellcat and Fokker E.V (D.VIII), plus a generous selection of etched sets and masks.
ICM have announced a new 1/72 scale Su-27 kit on their homepage (72221). It will be available soon.
MPM have released a highly detailed 1:32 resin kit of the classic Warsaw Pact 1960s jet trainer under their HPH subsidiary label.
AZ Models have re-released the Classic Airframes 1:48 scale Grumman Widgeon/Gosling.
Wolfpak Decals is a relatively new aftermarket decal company out of Ohio. Wolfpak Decals was established in 2007 by Mark Bilas which catered to 1/72nd scale and produced their first sheet in December of that year and has now since moved onto 1/48th scale sheets.
Accurate Miniatures have announced on their blog site the release of their 1/48 scale P-51C kit with brand new Air Racer markings.
The CMK Newsletter for June 2009 is out. Amongst detail sets for the 1/48 TSR-2 from Airfix and some 1/72 scale aftermarket items, the highlight is undoubtedly the 1/48 scale kit of the He 100 V-8 world speed record holder!
Ozmods have sent us an information page about their latest release, an 1/144 scale BAe Hawk T.2
Trumpeter have sent us 3D pictures of their forthcoming 1/48 scale Chengdu J-10A and J-10B kits.
Mirage Hobby's eagerly awaited German WW1 2-seater is on the shelves at Modelimex and they have released content-shots (as if we weren't already drooling at the prospect of it!).
Empire City Decals have announced a pair of interesting new sets for WW2-era modellers.
AZ Models have new kits listed as "in stock" on their website. Amongst them two british aircraft: the Spiteful and the Goslin.
Following the news that their impressive 1:32 Heinkel He 51 is in stock at Modelimex, Wojciech Kułakowski of Silver Wings has sent us his photos of the finished parts, along with in-progress shots of the original master patterns.
Here's one that should prove popular for our upcoming Luftwaffe '46 Campaign! Planet Models have released a 1:48 resin kit of the Focke-Wulf P.II.
Modelimex have released photos of Silver Wings' gorgeous looking new 1:32 Heinkel He 51.
Trumpeter will be releasing a 1/48 JF-17 Thunder, the date of release is unknown at present.
WW1 enthusiasts get the lion's share of Eduard's new kits in June with Dual Combos of the popular Pfalz D.IIIa and SPAD XIII. The latter is an American Aces special.
SBS Model 1/48 KM-1 Ejection Seat for MIG-21 MF/BIS
Valom have released a limited run 1:72 scale kit of the weird and wonderful Bell YFM-1A Airacuda, as shown in these sprue shots curtesy of Modelimex.
Hobby Boss have published CAD images of their forthcoming 1/48 scale Grumman F6F-3 Hellcat.
Mig Productions who are normally known for their AFV-related products have just announced a new range of low-cost Airbrushes.
Modelimex have released sprue shots of the exiting new Special Hobby 1:48 IMAM Ro 57 bis.
Here's the May line up of the MPM/CMK group. There are almost only new releases in 1/72 scale this time.
According to Italeri's latest news page, three aircraft kits should hit the shelves soon, all are Italian subjects!
Techmod have announced a new set of Junkers 88 decals and theres also a set of PZL P.7a decals in 1:72.
The new 1/32 scale Eurofighter Typhoon from Trumpeter is available since a few days. Here are some pictures of the content of the box as well as photos of a finished model.
Announced and present at the Nürnberg Toy Fair, the 1/32 scale Swordfish from Trumpeter should reach the shelves soon. In case you've missed it, the chinese manufacturer has published some photos of the box' content as well as pictures of a finished model on its website.
Master Details produce a growing line of resin and multi-media figures and accessories for 1/32 scale model aircraft. Their latest addition is an U.S. Air Force Korean War Jet Pilot.
CMK are about to release no less than 12 (!?) resin sets for the Airfix 1/48 scale TSR-2 kit. Take a look at the list to see what will be available soon...
Adalbertus have a 15% discount this week only for pre-orders on two exciting new RAAF Lifecolor acrylic paints sets.
Adalbertus have released details of the latest Techmod decals in 1:72 and 1:48.
Black Dog are a recently established AM company who have produced a variety of update sets for 1/48th & 1/72nd Scale AFVs. Here, though, are their first Aviation releases.
The big news this month is the eagerly expected follow-up to Eduard's 1:32 Bf 109E-1, the 'E-4 - in many people's eyes the definitive "Emil", with wing cannon and square-framed canopy. Also on the kit front, the 1:48 Hellcat returns in a cut-down Weekend Edition.
Neomega Resin have produced a resin upgrade set to totally transform Hobbyboss's popular MiG-17's cockpit.