iModeler Aviation

Building, painting and finishing aircraft models of all scales.

100 YEAR RAF ANNIVERSARY GB, Revell 1/48th Eurofighter Typhoon, No.29 Sqn, GiNA BoB Commemorative Scheme

The grand finale, my final contribution for this outstanding GB, Eurofighter FGR4 Typhoon, in the special BoB commemorative scheme that was displayed back in 2015. The Eurofighter was a collaboration with the UK, Germany, France and Sp[...]

Messerschmitt Bf 109 E-7 Trop 1/48

My first go at airbrushing was the Tamiya Bf 109 E-7 in the all too well known red 8 colours (OK - they are very nice colours). There has been incorporated a few changes; the step has been carved out as has a few of the cooling outlets (though [...]

MiG-21SM – Eduard – 1/72

MiG-21SM No. 03, Krasnodar Military Flying Academy, Soviet Union 1979 Kit Eduard MiG-21MF Royal Class 1/72 Mr.Paint lacquer paints. Very good kit, I will build another two of them soon. Recommended

Airport lamp test 1/144

Airport Lamp Test. It will be part of the future airport diorama. The lamps will be mounted on the airfield. They will be functional. Five pieces of fully functional lamps. They will be powered by AA batteries.

Airfix 1/48 Walrus

I can't rate this kit highly enough. It was an absolute dream to build, and I managed to finish it in less than a month, in no small part due to the fact that I only once had to trim something to fit (I took about .5 of a millimetre from the top[...]

Kittyhawk 1/48 McDonnell F2H-2 Banshee (corrected)

The first jet aircraft to be used successfully operationally from a U.S. Navy aircraft carrier was the McDonnell FH-1 Phantom. The aircraft was not really combat ready and was transferred to the naval reserves by 1949, disappearing from service [...]

100 Years of the RAF, Spitfire Mk Vb, 81 Squadron RAF Hornchurch, June 1942 “FL*A” / BM-461 Tamiya 1/48

This one is hot off the press.................. I finished it up just in time to make the deadline for the 100 Years of the RAF Group Build that was the brain child of Paul Barber. @yellow10 Thanks Paul !!! I also want to take this opport[...]

Bombs, rockets … when do we stop making them? ..

Hello to all! My question is rather rhetorical, and does not require an answer. But I am sure that without bombs our life would have been completely different, and I hope that someday it will be so. (hope dies last ) For now we are doing mode[...]

Boeing 737 – 400, Czechoslovak airlines, OK – WGG, Skyline Models, 1/144

Czechoslovak Airlines. After the split of Czechoslovakia, Czech Airlines was established with a base at Václav Havel Airport in Prague. In 1991, Czechoslovak Airlines began to renew its fleet. New Boeing 737-400 were put into operation. The airc[...]

100 Year RAF Anniversary GB – 1/72nd Revell Hawker Siddeley S Mk.2B Buccaneer

At under no circumstances the Buccaneer S Mk.2 would be needed in the Gulf in their secondary role as laser- designators advised the Air Ministry as plans of what assets would be deployed. However as the Tornados were suffering losses at the[...]