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Blackadder Goes to War

by Paul Nash on July 11, 2017 in Aviation -- 15 Comments

Away from my normal focus on the BoB, I made this 1/48 Roden kit some time back after meeting the son of William Francis Blackadder, who joined the Auxiliary air Force in 1937 and in mid November 1939 flew with […]

Lindberg 1/48 Gloster “Gladiator” Mk.II

by Joe Caputo on March 21, 2017 in Aviation -- 18 Comments

This is the old Life-Like, Ideal, Lindberg Gloster Gladiator. In it’s time (long ago) it was a decent kit. I modified it a little, to make a “stunt” plane out of it. The prop was from the Mk.I kit, and […]

1/32 Scale Silver Wings Gloster Gladiator Mk 2, SAAF, 1940

by Marc Barris on October 19, 2016 in Aviation -- 44 Comments

This is a kit that I have wanted to build for a long time, I want to try and build as many 1/32 SAAF Aircraft as I can, so this Gladiator was one kit that I had to have, I […]

1:72 Airfix Gladiator

by Michelle Edwards on December 19, 2015 in Aviation -- 8 Comments

Another little gem from Airfix, finish in French Air Force markings using Xtradecals and painted with Vallejo Model Air. Once again rigged using EZ Line

Airfix 1/72 Gloster Gladiator stop-motion build

by Editor on September 6, 2015 in Aviation -- 9 Comments

Found on Youtube today is this animated build of Airfix 1/72 Gloster Gladiator by Tom Grigat. Don’t ask me how the video was done – I have no idea, but it sure is beautiful!

Roden 1/48 Sea Gladiator

by Tom Cleaver on March 21, 2015 in Aviation -- 9 Comments

Once the Royal Navy lost control of their air arm with the consolidation of the Royal Flying Corps and Royal Naval Air Service into the Royal Air Force in April, 1918, the service that had pioneered the naval use of […]

Matchbox 1/72 Gloster Gladiator II GL-270 . Finnland.

by P.k on December 19, 2014 in Aviation -- 6 Comments

Matchbox veteran Gladiator in color of Finnland It represents the GL-270 in late camouflage. AML decals Aeroclub engine and prop. Another of stock 20+ years old paint xtracolor. Represent: Gloster Gladiator II, GL-270.1 / LeLv 16, Petrozavodsk- Spring, 1942. P.k

GLOSTER GLADIATOR II GL-273 of Lentolaivue 14 ,Avgust 1941 Uti,Finnland/ HELLER 1/72

by P.k on December 16, 2014 in Aviation -- 8 Comments

Represent a Heller 1/72 Gloster Gladiator Mk.II convert it to Finland Verzion. I choose a decal AML option of GL-273 and 6 color camouflage. im used Aeroclub engine and prop.. GLOSTER GLADIATOR II GL-273 of Lentolaivue 14 ,Avgust 1941 Uti,Finnland/ […]

B.a.t.B Part 2. The Beast.

by Simon Whitney on November 2, 2014 in Aviation -- 15 Comments

Well here it is , the beast, well that is what I am calling it… A Gloster Gladiator MK 2 , No, 605 ( County of Warwick ) Squadron, based at R.A.F. Tangmere 1939. This is the Airfix 1/72 released […]

Sorry to report, the Gladiator was shot down….

by Bill Koppos on August 10, 2014 in Aviation -- 13 Comments

Some of you might remember I was building a 1/32 Sea Gladiator for the Nats, thanks to all who wished me well but ’twas not to be. The competition was pretty intense, including several Wingnut Wings thingies. (That’s my excuse, […]