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February 20, 2017
IN AIRCRAFT: JETS   |   EDITOR: DARREN BAKER
Darren Baker takes a look at the 5th book in the MDF series from SAM Publications looking at the F-5 Tiger.
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ANDY BRAZIER
AZ Models series of 1/72nd Nakajima J9N Kikka have just been treated to an update set from NH Detail.
February 19, 2017
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ROWAN BAYLIS
Thanks to Carlos Martin for bringing us news of two new acrylic paint sets from Vallejo covering Israeli air force colours and the USAF during the Vietnam War era.
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ROWAN BAYLIS
Mark Peacock has sent us an update on Valiant Wings’ new reference study of the Fieseler Fi 156, including sample pages. It’s due for publication in just a few days’ time, so get your orders in quick to take advantage of a pre-order price offer.
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
Tim Hatton [Litespeed] found out that RS MODELS have continued their exploration of the Bloch fighter in 1/72. This time it’s the turn of the Bloch MB155.
IN GENERAL MODELING   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
NC8407 is the Ford Tri-Motor restored and flown by the EAA.
IN AIRCRAFT: PROPS   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
In autumn 1992, Guntersville, Alabama hosted the 1st Annual WWI Fly-In.
February 18, 2017
IN AIRCRAFT: PROPS   |   EDITOR: ANDY BRAZIER
Dragon and Hasegawa have previously released this kit in bygone years, but now Platz have released this with some very helpful additions. Andy Brazier delves into the box.
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ANDY BRAZIER
Osprey Publishing contnue with thier Aircraft of the aces series this month with a publication on the Jagdgeschwader 53 ‘Pik-As’ Bf 109 Aces of 1940.
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
Tim Hatton [Litespeed] has revealed that XTRADECAL has released ten sets of markings in 1/72 for the Fairey Barracuda.
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
Tim Hatton [Litespeed] discovered that BRENGUN has announced the release of a 1/72 YAKOVLEV YAK-1.
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
A new company to Tim Hatton [Litespeed], FIGHTS ON DECALS, has produced a cracking double 1/48 decal release: SKYHAWK ADVERSARIES.
February 16, 2017
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: JESSICA COOPER
Once more the voters have spoken.
February 14, 2017
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
Tim Hatton [Litespeed] found exciting news from XTRADECAL. In anticipation of the release of Airfix's 1/48 new mould Sea Fury...
February 13, 2017
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ANDY BRAZIER
VideoAviation have released two sets of 1/32nd 500lb AN-M64 US Bombs, one set with a trolley and the other set of just the bombs.
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ANDY BRAZIER
Having already released sets for the Modern Hellenic and Modern Brazilian AF, Hataka Hobby have released a second volume of each.
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ANDY BRAZIER
Hataka Hobby have sent details of two new paint sets that have been released for Air Ambulance (HEMS) helicopters.
February 11, 2017
IN AIRCRAFT: PROPS   |   EDITOR: ADIE ROBERTS
Adie Roberts take a look at another one of Eduards EduArt offerings the new Limited edition "Dawn Patrol" which contains two kits and a piece of artwork to see if it is as good as their first one "Rise of the bubble tops"
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
Tim Hatton has learned that AMG, based in the Ukraine, will be releasing a series of early Bf 109s in 1/48 scale.
February 09, 2017
IN AIRCRAFT: JETS   |   EDITOR: ANDY BRAZIER
Brian Messier takes a quick look at Italeri's 25th Anniversary Gulf War boxing of the 1/72nd A-10A/C Thunderbolt II.
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ADIE ROBERTS
Tanmodel have announced the imminent release of a brand new tooled Sukhoi 33 Flanker D. in 1/32nd scale
February 08, 2017
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ANDY BRAZIER
Following on from their first release the 1/48th Yak-28P Firebar Interceptor, Bobcat are going to release a 1/48th Yak-28PP "Brewer-E".
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
The folk at Isradecal have been very busy. They have announced the release of four resin sets.
February 07, 2017
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ANDY BRAZIER
MMP Books are to release in February a book dedicated to the Messerschmitt Bf 109 E.
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: RICHARD TONGE
Mark Peacock has sent us news of the Airframe Album No 11 The Fieseler Fi 156 A Detailed Guide To The Luftwaffe’s VersatileStorch - Including Post-war Production by Richard A. Franks
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: RICHARD TONGE
Łukasz Sznajder has sent us news that his new Vought SBU-1 Corsair kit is ready!
February 06, 2017
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ANDY BRAZIER
ICM are to release two more versions of their 1/48th Ju 88A series of aircraft.
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ANDY BRAZIER
Wolfpack have annouced the release of a MH-53E Sea Dragon in 1/72nd scale. This kit is based on the Italeri kit, with added extras.
February 05, 2017
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ANDY BRAZIER
Yahu Models have released several new photo etch instrument panel sets in three scales.
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ANDY BRAZIER
A 1/72nd Handley Page HP.52 Hampden TB Mk.I is going to be released by AZ Models in the near future.
February 04, 2017
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
Tim Hatton [Litespeed] shares with us that there is a new 1/72 Kawasaki Ki-102 forthcoming from Sword Models.
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ANDY BRAZIER
Osprey Publishing continue with thier Duel series this month with a publication on the Spitfire II/V vs Bf 109F on the Channel Front in 1940–42.
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
26 Decals have announced three new 1/144 decal releases and one re-edition.
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: JESSICA COOPER
The January MOM entrants are now lined up for your choice.
IN AIRCRAFT   |   EDITOR: JESSICA COOPER
The second month of 2017 begins, and to take our attention away from the dire state of the world, we have another Model of the Month contest.
IN AIRCRAFT: PROPS   |   EDITOR: JESSICA COOPER
When it comes to Naval aviation, the last nation which would be expected to pursue such an endeavour would be land-locked Austria, but this neglects the fact that 107 years ago, the Austro-Hungarian Empire had a coastline! Danijel captured the Austrian Navy's first faltering flutters into the air with his magnificent scratch built model of the Marineapparat Nr.1
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
Tim Hatton [Litespeed} discovered that Karaya has re-released a number of 1/72 engines that powered several types of aircraft that served with the Luftwaffe during WWII. The engines are made from resin and each release includes photo etched parts.
February 03, 2017
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ANDY BRAZIER
Several new releases are planned from Attack Squadron with the F-16 and F/A 18 E/F Super Hornet both getting sets.
IN   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
The two part 1/48 decal release "Bravo MIG Killer" from Furball Decals quickly sold out. So Furball have kindly reprinted the both releases and Tim Hatton [Litespeed] found them.
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
Anigrand Craftswork have released a resin Sikorsky VS-44A / JR2S-1 1/72 flying boat.
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ANDY BRAZIER
Italeri are to release a 1/32nd scale F-35A Lightning II in March.
February 02, 2017
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ANDY BRAZIER
Six 1/72nd and three 1/48th offerings from Hasegawa this month, with one of the Limited Edition's sporting markings from the Japanese anime and manga "AREA-88" series.
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ANDY BRAZIER
A new tool kit from OzMods of the Bristol Freighter Mk 31 in 1/144 has been released in two boxing's.
IN AIRCRAFT: PROPS   |   EDITOR: JIM STARKWEATHER
This is an older Tamiya aircraft kit (1972) packaged with the Kurogane staff car (2007) and a plastic base and grass mat.
February 01, 2017
IN AIRCRAFT   |   EDITOR: DARREN BAKER
Darren Baker shares with us a short report on the South Yorkshire Aircraft Museum. This is a museum based in Doncaster at the old RAF base and well worth a visit.
IN AIRCRAFT   |   EDITOR: ADIE ROBERTS
Adie Roberts takes a look in the box of Bronco models DFS 230B-1 light assault glider from world war 2 and checks out the detail.
January 31, 2017
IN PAINTING   |   EDITOR: FREDERICK BOUCHER
TARNISHED STEEL is a color of MOLTEN METALS, a new range of acrylic metallic paints by DARKSTAR MINIATURES.
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ANDY BRAZIER
NH Detail have released an update set for AZ Models series of 1/72nd Luft 46 Gotha P.60 kit.
January 30, 2017
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ADIE ROBERTS
Italeri have re-boxed the Junkers Ju-88 A-4 in 1/72nd scale
IN AIRCRAFT MODELING   |   EDITOR: ADIE ROBERTS
Italeri have released a rebox of the Tornado I.D.S.with new decals.