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EADS Barracuda UAV

by IT Lahtinen on April 10, 2017 in Aviation -- 10 Comments

EU Goes UAV European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company (EADS) UAV project Barracuda is a joint venture between Germany and Spain. Its official debut was at the 2006 ILA Berlin show. The prototype crashed into the sea during a test […]

Air Force One 747 GOLD (2017)

by IT Lahtinen on April 1, 2017 in Aviation -- 18 Comments

New Air Force One 747 is rumored to be solid gold! Made by BoingFinland this is the widest body design used so far. Solid gold engines, too. 24k. No fake news here. Model is an egg size item. Good cholesterol, […]

Star Wars Rebel U-Wing, Incom UT-60D

by IT Lahtinen on October 27, 2016 in Sci-fi -- 13 Comments

Star Wars Rebel U-Wing, Incom UT-60D This new plane will appear in Star Wars Rogue One Disney movie. ILM told that 781 pre designs reportedly was needed, before the U-Wings final design was released and the machine was presented to […]

Thunderbirds Recovery Vehicle (Imai, non scale)

by IT Lahtinen on October 9, 2016 in Sci-fi -- 8 Comments

Thunderbirds are go! Or at least The Recovery Vehicle kind of thingie. This is a little (9cm/3,5”) quickie one. Kit is from the old IMAI box which include Thunderbird 2 (TB2) and some sort of Recovery Vehicle. I was kind […]

Mi-2, The Suspicious Ambulance Helicopter (Smer 1/48)

by IT Lahtinen on October 4, 2016 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

Quite normal-looking old Russian Mi-2 helicopter is landing to the edge of the field. Only a bit bad red cross painting might get some more attention. Pilot is leaving the place in a black van. If you’re brave enough you […]

J-20 Fin – A new trainer plane for Finlandia Air&Space Forces

by IT Lahtinen on September 30, 2016 in Aviation -- 8 Comments

This is the 4th model of my ever growing ”Fin Air&Space Force’s purchases 2016 and beyond” collection series. J-20 Fin – A new trainer plane for Finlandia Air&Space Forces (FASF). It just so happens that the local Ministry of Education […]

Skipper Jussi “The Bag” 69 – Zvezda 1:100 Skipper Riley

by IT Lahtinen on September 15, 2016 in Aviation -- 10 Comments

Please meet the famous Skipper Riley’s not so well know twin brother Jussi ”The Bag” 69 from Finlandia (The right translation from the original name Jussi Pussi 69 is Jussi The Plastic Bag 69, but “The Bag” is much shorter […]

UAV Drone Monocopter 004 Fin

by IT Lahtinen on September 5, 2016 in Aviation -- 10 Comments

UAV Drone Monocopter 004 Fin The discourager of hooligans & hippies and like. One day my mother in law phoned and told she saw something special on her backyard. Big toy helicopter kind of thingie had landed there for a […]

Thunderbird S – F/A-18 successor’s successor Fin Air&Space Force

by IT Lahtinen on September 2, 2016 in Aviation -- 7 Comments

Thunderbird S(hadow): Fin Air&Space Force purchased F/A-18 successor’s successor from International Rescue (Tracy Brothers). Thunderbird S will work mainly on search and rescue missions and stealth support operations. Speciality is the cockpit which is actually a hermetic motorcycle! When landing […]

YF-19 Fin – The Peace Keeper (Hasegawa 1/48 YF-19)

by IT Lahtinen on August 28, 2016 in Aviation -- 8 Comments

The New fighter to keep the peace. As some of you already know, Finland already found a successor to Finnish Air&Space Force F-18 Hornet fighter. It was announced 1st of April 2016. No, it was not F-35, no Gripen, no […]