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AMK Mig-31

by Alan Price on April 13, 2017 · in Aviation — 16 Comments

Here are a few pictures of my AMK Mig-31 which I finished recently. This will be featured in Model Airplane International soon. This is a superb kit, the way it has been engineered to fit together hiding almost all the […]

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Jindivik towed target

The Jindivik drone could be fitted with a number of pods, wing extensions, flares and towed targets. The photos are showing the target that is displayed with the JIndivik at the Classic Jets Fighter Museum at Parafield, South Australia. Included […]

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Monogram R-4D/C-47

by Robert Royes on April 10, 2017 · in Aviation — 15 Comments

Wanting to do a c-47/DC-3 for awhile now, but being space challenged even with 1/72 multi engine birds, and 1/144 being to fiddly for my aged fingers, I compromised on Monograms 1/90ish kit. Got it online a 1983 issue of […]

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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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2017 IPMS Sweden Nationals (part 3)

by Editor on April 8, 2017 · in Show Reports — 13 Comments

Just got back home from a day at the Swedish IPMS Nationals. This part 3 contains a notable display of new airfix kits, which formed a special theme class in the competition. It makes one reflect just how much the […]

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2017 IPMS Sweden Nationals (part 2)

by Editor on April 8, 2017 · in Show Reports — 10 Comments

Just got back home from a day at the Swedish IPMS Nationals. No doubt the World’s largest concentration of Viggens, Drakens and Flying Barrels!

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2017 IPMS Sweden Nationals (part 1)

by Editor on April 8, 2017 · in Show Reports — 15 Comments

Just got back home from a day at the Swedish IPMS Nationals. This year the Swedish national contest is hosted by the local exhibition 08-Open organized by the Stockholm branch. It is also much more than just a contest, there […]