There’s exciting news for all Luftwaffe enthusiasts as Mark Peacock announces Valiant Wings’ next volume in their Airframe & Miniature series. This time the focus is on the Bf 109 variants from the Friedrich onwards and it looks set to be a sure-fire winner – especially with the news of Tamiya’s forthcoming 1:48 Gustav throwing the spotlight firmly back on Messerschmitt’s perennially popular modelling subject.
Avante Garde Model Kits [AMK] is to produce a number of US weapons including the AIM-7, AIM-9, AGM-120, a GBU-16[?] and a GBU-31[?] for the new 1/48 scale F-14D
Coastal Kits is taking pre-orders for their latest model base. This time it’s a blurred sea display base in two sizes
Copper State Models is to release two 1/32 scale resin German pilot figures
V1 Decals is set to release this month three 1/44 decal sheets for the Airbus 319 & 320
Arma Hobby is to release a expert version of their 1/72 scale TS-11 Iskra R Novax
Wingsy kits has revealed the moulds for their forthcoming 1/48 scale IJN Type 96 carrier-based fighter II A5M2b [early]
AMG has released images on Facebook of the trial build of their 1/48 scale twin seat P-63 King Cobra
Armory is to release two new two in one 1/144 kits of the Bf 109E in their WWII Workhorses Series
Mark Peacock informs us that Valiant Wings' new study of the Gloster Gladiator is now available. Mark has sent through sample pages and it's clear at a glance that the book will be a go-to reference for anyone building a kit of the RAF's last biplane fighter.
V1 Decals is set to release a quartet of 1/44 decal sheets for the Boeing 737
Special Hobby is to re-release their 1/32 scale Fokker D.II with some interesting new markings
Valom is to release a 1/72 scale North-American RB-45C Tornado. Also included is a Nuclear Bomb Mk.7
Speed Hunter Graphics will be releasing an interesting decal release titled ‘Red Devil Centennial’ adorning an A-10 of the 107th Fighter Squadron, 127th Wing
Special Hobby has posted the marking options of their forthcoming 1/48 scale release of the L-39ZA Albatros
Tamiya has revealed its new tooled 1/48 scale Bf109G-6 on Facebook. Before you start groaning at yet another Bf109 release take a look at the innovative approach Tamiya has taken with this release
Air-Graphics is working on a set of resin 1/72 RAF Ground Crew and pilot fgures working in the Middle/Far East in the 1960’s
Avalon Productions has released a glazed correction, mask and decal set for the 1/72 scale Valom Hampden Mk.1
Bullseye Model Aviation has been releasing images of their current 1/48 decal project “Emerald Coast Eagles”,
Osprey Publishing is offering 20% of the cost price off on some of their titles during October
Copper State Models has now released its stunning looking 1/32 resin figurines of a Kaiserliche Marine Pilot, Observer and Mechanic
Antarki Models is working on a conversion of the Kinetic 1/48 Mirage IIID into a Mirage 50CN
Nazca Decals has released a pleasing looking 1/144 decal sheet allowing the modeller to create one of the several ERJ-145 aircraft in the American Airline Eagle fleet
Modelsvit is planning to release a T-10 [Su-27 prototype] in 1/72 scale and they have kindly posted some CAD images of their efforts so far.
Airfix has re-released its 1/72 scale Curtiss Tomahawk Mk.IIB
Big Plane Kits [BGK] has release a 1/72 scale AU-23 Peacemaker
Attack Squadron has releaswed its resin 1/72 scale kit of the K-Max Drone
Airfix has posted the marking options and images of the finished build of its forthcoming release of the 1/48 scale Sea Fury FB.II
Print Scale has produced a 1/72 decal sheet for the Bell AH-1 Cobra
This new 1/48 scale decal release from Xtradecal covers a number Messerschmitt Bf-110 types in various theatre schemes
Print Scale has produced an interesting decal release focusing on Mustang pilots that became aces shooting down V1 flying bombs
Mark Peacock has sent us the latest details on the forthcoming Airframe Album #12 - The Gloster Gladiator, which is expanding by around a third to include a mass of new material. This will mean a small price rise, but early purchasers can take advantage of a special offer to get what looks set to be the definitive modeller's reference on the RAF's last biplane fighter at the original cover price.
SBS Model has revealed on Facebook the first images of what looks like a test 3D printed fuselage of a Caudron 600 Aiglon
Airfix has released their 1/48 scale Supermarine Walrus so form an orderly queue at the Airfix website
Eduard has posted more detailed images of the Brassin releases for the new tool 1/48 scale Fw 190A-4 kit
Airfix has released its 1/72 scale JU87B-2/R-2 Stuka
Hataka Hobby has released an acrylic paint set specifically for the British Army Air Corps aircraft since 1970s.
Kinetic models is planning to release a 1/48 scale Alenia Aermacchi M346 Master trainer
Coastal Kits has released a new 1/72 base in the form of the lift area of a US Aircraft Carrier
Squadron Signal has published “SR-71 Blackbird In Action” by David Doyle
Metallic Details has released a detailing set for the MikroMir 1/144 scale McDonnell Douglas MD-11
Metallic Details has released a resin jet nozzle replacement set designed for the Great Wall Hobby 1/48 MiG-29
John and Pam from Aerotech models has announced that their 1/32 scale resin Supermarine S5 has been released
A new company Plastic Passion is to release a couple of 1/72 mixed media kits of the Miles M.2F and M.2H Major Hawks
AMG has been letting the public see the new sprue shots of the P-63 Kingcobra at the E-Day model fest in Prague.
Hataka Hobby has released a new set of lacquer paints designed for aircraft of the Greek Air Force post 1980
Yahu has released several pre coloured photo etched aircraft instrument panels in various scales
October sees the release by Aviattic of a tribute set in 1/32 scale for WWI Ace Lieutenant Werner Voss.
Airfix has released its 1/48 scale Gloster Meteor F8, Korean War
Kinetic Models has announced it will be releasing a 1/48 scale F/A-18 in the Blue Angels scheme sometime in 2018