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1/72 USAF 173rd FW A-10a Thunderbolt II “Warthog”

by Kitti Tatsumaki on July 24, 2017 in Aviation -- 18 Comments

A little of What-if since the Sentry Eagle 2016 is only for ORANG F-15c. It’s an 1/72nd scale kit of Academy. For this build I mainly focus on trying out new techniques on weathering and color fading, and also some […]

1/72 WW2 Europe Theater “Confront”

by Kitti Tatsumaki on July 14, 2017 in Diorama -- 8 Comments

Hmmm, it’s a fun build like 2 years ago. All 1/72, with Supermarine Spitfire Mk.Vb, Hawker Typhoon Mk.Ib, Panzerkampfwagen PzKpfw VI Tiger Ausf. E/H Tank Sd.Kfz 181 and Panzerjäger Tiger Ausf. B Jagdtiger Sd.Kfz 186. I use Airfix 1/72 German […]

1/72 North American P-51D Mustang “Red Tail”

by Kitti Tatsumaki on July 14, 2017 in Aviation -- 10 Comments

This is my third Mustang build, the first one was P-51B which is my first kit ever and the second one was the P-51D from Hobbyboss, attempted to make it into shining Red Tail but fail due to insufficient experience […]

Westland Whirlwind

by Gregor d on July 8, 2017 in Aviation -- 16 Comments

Hi, Here is another of my recent builds, the old Airfix Westland Whirlwind in 1/72 scale. This is a “retooling” from the ’70’s rather than the original kit they produced in the 1960’s. Although a simple kit with less than […]

‘Old Skool Airfix’ – Super Mystere B2

by IAN JACKSON on July 4, 2017 in Aviation -- 18 Comments

Built in the middle of my P-47 project – I was waiting on some extras from the UK – 90mins to build and a few on-and-off sessions to spray-mask-spray again. Think this one dates from 1972, the decals are from […]

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 […]

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 […]

1/72 F-14D Super Tomcat VF-2

by Kitti Tatsumaki on June 29, 2017 in Aviation -- 8 Comments

Hello, this is one of my F-14 build – F-14D Super Tomcat VF-2 Bounty Hunter, BuAerNo.163894 NE100 CAG, USS Constellation CV-64, 2003. 1/72nd scale Hobbyboss, OOB. The aircraft carrier deck diorama is be based on a 27.7cm x 18cm chopping […]