Article Directory: Aviation

Building, painting and finishing aircraft models of all scales.

Ho-229 at the Air and Space Museum

I just heard today that the Smithsonian Air and Space museum will pursue putting my Ho-229 on display at the Udvar-Hazy center alongside the real one. Can’t express how thrilled I am. They’re not sure when it will be put […]

Sukhoi Su-27 UB

Hello again! This is the Eduard limited edition kit in 1/48 scale. The mouldings are originaly from the Academy Flanker C, but Eduard have worked their magic and included various photo etch and resin aftermarket parts, plus a correct nose […]

1/48 Academy Lockheed T-33A USAF Jet Trainer

Always loved the early jets, especially the F-80/T-33 family of jets from the famed Kelly Johnson’s SKunk Works team and facility. So when a customer requested a T-33 build I was happy to oblige! When I asked the reason he […]

1/48 Alpha Jet A

Images created during 2018 Moson Model Show at the iModeler booth.

B-58 Hustler -1/72 Italeri

Hello friends, after a year of dedication, I finished what I consider to be my most challenging assembly until now, where I applied all the knowledge I have. This classic cold war bomber, the B-58 Hustler, on the 1/72 scale […]

DFW C.V (Early)

The Aircraft The DFW C.V two-seater reconnaissance aircraft has been referred to by historians as one of the truly great aircraft of the First World War. Developed in the early months of 1916 from earlier types, the first C.V production […]

Hasegawa 1/72 T-34A Mentor ,From the before time.

Another survivor from the before time, before I joined the Navy,or before I got married, I don’t remember which, either way model production decreased after both. As I recall the kit included a tow tug which I never completed, I […]

Czech Models 1/48 T-34C Turbo Mentor

Thought I would post something a little different that you dont see posted very often. It is the limited-run Czech Models 1/48 T-34 Primary Navy Trainer. The Turbo-Prop version of the venerable Beechcraft T-34A and B models. The T-34C was […]

Tamiya 1/48th Mitsubishi Ki-46 Recon “Dinah”, IJA WWII PTO

When the Imperial Japanese Army invaded China and parts of SE Asia, before the official start of WWII. They soon realized that their current recon aircraft would not be suitable to cover the vastness of China and the Pacific region. […]

Fujimi 1/72 LTV A-7E Corsair II

My last project. Resin cockpit from Aires, Sidewinders, Mk 82s and TERs from Eduard, Mk 83s and LAU-10s from Hasegawa, decals from CAM and Print Scale. Scratchbuilt landing gear bays and rotary cannon front face (small projects on themselves). Green […]