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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 […]

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GAF Jindivik Mk 303A

And now to something completely different…a drone! In 1948 development begun in Australia to find a suitable unmanned aircraft for missile test purposes. In 1950 a manned prototype called Pika was flown for the first time and the unmanned GAF […]

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Hunter Mk 58 J – 4015

by Hans Peter Tschanz on April 9, 2017 in Aviation -- 15 Comments

Hunter Mk 58 J – 4015 Squadron 11 Air Base Meiringen 1975 with winter camouflage. Kit Revell: 1:32 With kind regards Hans Peter Tschanz

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Spitfire Mk.Ia (Airfix 1/72)

by Dmitry Stropalov on April 8, 2017 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

One of my iModeler Random Awards boxes has been finished – Airfix’s Spitfire Mk.Ia. I’ve pick this interesting scheme from ModelMaker decal sheet – airplane from No. 303 (“Kościuszko”) Polish Fighter Squadron in RAF, 1941. Except “super fabric” seat belts […]

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MiG-29 1/72 Zvezda

by Dmitry Ryzhenkov on April 8, 2017 in Aviation -- 16 Comments

Hello, dear friends! Finished my next model. Just want to Express my admiration for the quality of the sprues and connectivity. They are just gorgeous! Zvezda your new kit has surpassed itself. Almost no filler whole Assembly went smoothly with […]

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Gloster Meteor FR Mk 9 – 1/72 – MPM – Operation “Musketeer”

by Paolo Ruffato on April 7, 2017 in Aviation -- 20 Comments

The MPM’s Kit is not properly an high-tech kit, but it’s easy to assembly and accurate. I immediately liked the colors of this plane used in the Operation Musketeer, 1956.

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1/48 Eduard F6F-3 weekend edition

by Dan DeSilva on April 7, 2017 in Aviation -- 24 Comments

I have wanted to build an F6F-3 with red surrounds on the insignia since I first saw the initial Hasegawa F6F-3 boxing. I like to research my subjects, which can be very interesting and a little deflating at the same […]

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1/48 AMK Mig-31 Foxhound

by Brian Scott on April 7, 2017 in Aviation -- 11 Comments

Finally finished after being started nearly a year ago. Loved everybit of the build. Painted with Tamiya paints and weathered with Mig wash 🙂

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Airfix 1/72 P-51D

by Tom Cleaver on April 7, 2017 in Aviation -- 13 Comments

The 352nd Fighter Group was constituted in Sept 1942 and activated at Bradley Field, Connecticut on October 1, 1942. Two of its squadrons, the 21st (later changed to the 486th) and the 34th (later changed to the 487th) had long […]

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Zero walkaround

by Tom Cleaver on April 6, 2017 in Aviation -- 6 Comments

Since several people are doing Japanese aircraft for the Midway build, perhaps these shots of the disassembled Planes of Fame A6M5a Zero may be useful. This is a Nakajima-built airplane, and Steve Hinton – who has been directly involved in […]