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75th Anniversary, Battle of Britain

Airfix’s next big bomber in 1/72 scale revealed

Airfix next four-engine bomber release in 1/72 scale has been revealed at the company's blog. Coming in 2016 is the new-tool Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress. Accompanying this welcome anouncement were the attached series of 3D CAD screenshots of th[...]

Forthcoming 1/32 Mirage III from Italeri

Recently Italeri has published a finalized boxart and some preview images of a forthcoming Dassault Mirage IIIC in 1/32 scale. No release date has been revealed at this point, but it wouldn't be surprising to see this kit on the shelves in Nove[...]

Airfix 1/72 Avro Shackleton – preview

Airfix has released the boxart, detailed CAD images of their forthcoming 1/72 scale Avro Shackleton. These are also photos of the assembled test-shot model. It sure looks to be an impressive kit! Its estimated release date is December 1st.

New Airfix 1/48 Meteor F. Mk.8!

New announcement from Airfix: 1/48 Meteor F. Mk.8 in 1/48!

Some Images From The Airfix Website Concerning Their New 1/48 Defiant

Thank You All!

I want to say thank you for the April 2015 iModeler Award again!! The 1/48 Eduard Good Morning Danang edition F-4 arrived yesterday to my doorstep. Lot s of goodies inside for the notorius AMS modeller :) Thank You again to All of You!!!

Departing for Moson

The annual Moson Model Show will be taking place this weekend and I will be soon packing my camera bag for a flight to Vienna and a quick dash to the location on Sunday. I've been to the Moson Show three times recently and each time found it [...]

Today is National Medal of Honor Day in the U.S.

Here are the citations for the Medal of Honor of people I have known or been fortunate to write about (I am currently writing about the Chosin campaign, which covers most of the USMC MoH citations, who were people I was privileged to meet and in[...]

Thank you Imodeler for my February award

just like to thank Imodeler for voting my model of the Vickers vanguard for the February best in show, as you can see I choose the Revell 1/72 A400M Grizzly, the kit arrived safely and hopefully it will adorn my work bench in the near future.