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Moldy oldie,IMC 1/72 A-1 Skyraider.

by Robert Royes on December 4, 2017 in Aviation -- 11 Comments

Another moldy oldie, This is from IMC’S battle damage series of the 1970’s. Done in South Vietnam AF scheme, I wanted it to still be able to fly so I only used the damaged stabilizer. Got the kit off of […]

Z-M 32nd A-1J Skyraider

by Craig Abrahamson on December 2, 2017 in Aviation -- 34 Comments

Had this one for a little while and got a little burnt out on Phantoms, so I decided to go ahead and add it to the Z-M Navy version I’d done way back when (I think it was my first […]

Getting Skyraiders right

by Tom Cleaver on November 3, 2017 in Automotive -- 25 Comments

One of the big problems for modelers building A-1 Skyraiders is that most of the time the model is under-weathered. A friend of mine who flew Skyraiders in Vietnam once told me that the major problem he had with most […]

1/48 Tamiya A-1H Skyraider VA-152 Black Spades

by Brian Scott on November 2, 2017 in Aviation -- 33 Comments

Just finished her today. Painted with MRP paints. Wash and stains was the Mig products, Aeromaster decals . Enjoy 23032468_10213228656403851_8190913499029879158_n by Brian scott[/url], on Flickr 23132116_10213228659043917_5270530660252386666_n by Brian scott[/url], on Flickr 23131710_10213228659763935_5075797832862332574_n by Brian scott[/url], on Flickr 23130847_10213228655683833_6002132184870423579_n by Brian […]

Yes….a Phantom – but it’s the last one for a while

by Craig Abrahamson on October 15, 2017 in Aviation -- 27 Comments

Tamiya’s 1/32nd scale F-4J. And wouldn’t ya know – after I [thought] I was finally finished, THEN I noticed that I forgot to paint the NMF section(s) on the elevators. Dammit! Oh well, that shouldn’t be too difficult to remedy […]

1/48 Tamiya AD-3 Skyraider

by Brian Scott on August 28, 2017 in Aviation -- 16 Comments

Shelf of doom # 3 complete . 1/48 Tamiya AD-3 Bu.No. 122743 air VMW -121 based at K-3 ( Pohang ) Korea 1951. Started on this almost two years ago. Finally she is completed . Painted with Mr. Paints and […]

A-1H Details: ‘Lieutenant America’

by Mike Still on August 20, 2017 in Photo Collections -- 8 Comments

I shot these pics of a restored A-1H, “Lieutenant America”, at Lonesome Pine Regional Airport in Wise County, Va., back in 2011.For a restoration, this Skyraider compares well to photos from Wayne Mutza’s book on A-1’s in Vietnam, Bert Kinzey’s […]

A 38A Skyraider

This is my rendition of a Skyraider in the use of the Royal Swedish Air Force if the Sandy CSAR concept had been brought to the temperate and sub-arctic forests and mountains of the Scandinavian peninsula from the steaming jungles […]

S 38B Skyraider

By 1972 a number of the remaining Skyraiders in the Royal Swedish Air Force inventory were re-designated from A (attack) to S (spaning) for the new role as search and rescue aircraft to operate over the Baltic sea and the […]

FAA Skyraider Mk.1 & Tow Tractor.

by Julian Shawyer on August 2, 2017 in Aviation -- 37 Comments

This is a What-if I made a couple of years ago in the markings of a Royal Navy, Fleet Air Arm Skyraider. The Royal Navy had in fact, operated the AD-4W early warning Skyraider, designated AEW.1 and flown by 849 […]