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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 […]

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.

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 […]

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 🙂

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 […]

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 […]

Vickers Windsor – Hrubisko collection

by Santiago Hrubisko on April 5, 2017 in Aviation -- 15 Comments

Hi guys, My father has finished this not so common models in 1/72 scale. It is an interesting aircraft which increase our cellection. Here are the final photos My father also took some photos of others Vickers in order to […]

LTV F-8H CRUSADER – PhilippineAir force

by Farouk Tan on April 4, 2017 in Aviation -- 11 Comments

This Italeri kit was completed some time back (ca. 2014. The kit was modified to represent a Philippine Air Force F-8″H” by reworking the nose section (narrowed and sides straightened)and radome- reduced (“H” had a smaller and straight lines radome) […]

Vought F-4U Corsair replica (VMF-124 Black Sheep) at Parafield Pt 2

This is the actual aircraft 2nd Lt Bennett flew when he fatally crashed during a training mission, as told in Pt 1. Among the few parts that still is possible to tell what it once was is the gull wing […]

Vought F-4U Corsair replica (VMF-124 Black Sheep) at Parafield Pt 1

Things are slowing down a bit at the Classic Jet Fighter Museum at Parafield, right outside Adelaide in South Australia. A few bits have been sold off to other museums (the P-39 Airacobra to a Moscow museum apparently, a complete […]