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@421stwidow Jeffrey Kolln

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I grew up in Iowa and joined the USAF as a Crew Chief. (F-16/A-10) I think I have been involved in aircraft since I can remember. My Uncle Ernest flew in a B-17F "Miss Charlotte" which sadly went down 9/10/44. I have been a model builder and an aviation nut since day 1. I currently write Military Aviation History I have covered the P-61 Black Widow and the F-105's in SEA. I am currently working on the F-101 Voodoo series. I love doing WWII models the most, especially Luftwaffe and Japanese. and I usually gather all the books and information I can to learn what I can about my subject. In the same regards I believe in sharing what I learn. History is meant to be passed on.

Monogram/Revell F-101

Next up on my model desk is the Monogram/Revell F-101B (1/48). I have been wanting to build it to go with the RF-101C in my office. I have seen that many of you have built it on the site here and their are many talented modelers out there, [...]

Modeler & Writer

Hello fellow modelers. I am a former AF Crew Chief (A-10/F-16) that now writes Military Aviation Books, which have covered the P-61 Black Widow and Night Fighters, Vietnam and currently I am working on the F-101 Voodoo. I enjoy modeling [...]