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Building, painting and finishing aircraft models of all scales.

1/48 Tamiya Messerschmitt Bf-109 E4/7 “White 12” flown by 7 / JG 26 Staffel Kapitan Joachim Muncheberg

by Louis Gardner on July 2, 2017 in Aviation -- 24 Comments

Here is an article on another Bf-109 kit that I built about 18 years ago shortly after it first was released by Tamiya. It was built right out of the box and I used Model Master enamels to finish the […]

ICM Bf 109F-4

by Gregor d on July 2, 2017 in Aviation -- 18 Comments

Hi, I haven’t posted here for a while, but that doesn’t mean i have stopped modelling. Here is my recently completed ICM Messerschmitt 109F in 1/48 scale. Not a bad kit but it took some persusading to fit together well. […]

Blue 9 Fw190A-8

Fw190A-8, Blue 9 of 12. /JG 5. “Eismeer” Herdla, Norway, 1945. Flown by Karl-Heinz ‘Charly’ Koch. This aircraft, Werk #350185, crash landed during aerial combat over Sunnfjord, 9 February 1945. (Known as the Black Friday) Koch did actually crash a […]

Hasegawa 1/48 RAAF P-40E-1 Kittyhawk I

by Tom Cleaver on July 1, 2017 in Aviation -- 10 Comments

The P-40E-1 was produced for service with the RAF under Lend-Lease, where it was known as the Kittyhawk. The aircraft served primarily in the Middle East and Far East, where it was the first fighter equipment for the RAAF. As […]

P-47D Thunderbolt

by IAN JACKSON on June 30, 2017 in Aviation -- 21 Comments

An impulse build after the 1:48 Airfix Spitfire from a month or so ago. Five weeks from cracking the box to what you see here – and yes I know I haven’t painted the sway braces on the pylons and […]

RAF Fortress III Detail Photos

by Alan Price on June 30, 2017 in Aviation -- 17 Comments

Following on from last week’s post on my RAF Fortress III, I said that when the new issue of AMW was out I’d post some detail photos. Well the new issue is out tomorrow so here are the photos as […]

RC painting project (WIP)

by Phil Steele on June 30, 2017 in Aviation -- 6 Comments

Applied the first coat of Tennessee Red on three RC planes this morning. The new spray gun worked great !! I’ll post more pictures when they’re completed.

1/72 RCAF CF-188 Hornet “Canada 150″

by Kitti Tatsumaki on June 29, 2017 in Aviation -- 16 Comments

Royal Canadian Air Force’s 2017 “Canada 150” CF-18 Demonstration Hornet. The Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) unveiled the CF-18 Demonstration Jet for its 2017 season on 4th April 2017 to celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary of Confederation. I love building special […]

1/72 JASDF 303rd TSF F-15J Eagle “60th Anniversary”

by Kitti Tatsumaki on June 29, 2017 in Aviation -- 9 Comments

Hello, F-15J of JASDF 303rd TSF “60th Anniversary”, September 2014 Komatsu Air Base. JASDF Decals from Dxm Decals, the kit was Hasegawa 1/72nd F-15J 00792. A very simple OOB, no PE no modification, the paint I use are Mr.Hobby paints, […]

1/72 Russian Navy Sukhoi Su-33 Flanker D “Red 80”

by Kitti Tatsumaki on June 29, 2017 in Aviation -- 11 Comments

Su-33 Flanker D of 2nd Fighter Squadron AE, 279th Shipborne Fighter Aviation Regiment KIAP, RNS Admiral Kuznetsov, 2016. Trumpeter 1/72nd Scale. Enhanced with DreamModel PE parts, including cockpit and fuselage detailing PE, also nozzle PE. Those PE are great and […]