This is my (somewhat late due to box and kit complexity intimidation) attempt at GWH's new and monstrous Sukhoi Su-35S 'Flanker-E' in 1/48th Scale. With the characteristic metal heat staining, subtle three tone camo scheme and huge armament this[...]
Goodday to all ,
The Hasegawa kit of the Sukhoi-27 Ukraine air force is one of the most convenient kit of the scheme as they include decal version of the digital camouflage which gives the kit the advantage in terms of reducing time for maskin[...]
The Sukhoi Su-30 is a two-seat, a twin-engine russian fighter aircraft. Supermaneuverable, multirole, for all-weather fighter. Model has wonderful fits and great detalis. Was a joy to build.
Been a few years since I built a modern jet but when Great Wall Hobby released this kit I couldn't resist. Overall a great kit, some fit issues with the engine nozzles and the missiles that don't fit the pylons without some tweaking. Struggled t[...]
I've put the finishing touches to Trumpeter's 1/32nd scale Flanker C over the weekend. I embarked upon this build as I have always loved the twin-seat Flanker and thought it would be a straight-forward build to be getting on with[...]
My collection of RuAF, all kits by Zvezda in 1/72 scale.
Having bought the original box almost 20 years ago, I never intended to build my flanker out of the box, so during the years the kit box was filled with almost every available aftermarket offering available. And even then I knew that the amount[...]
About the aircraft:
Sukhoi Su-30 ‘Flankers’ are a two-seat multi-role derivative of the famous Su-27 fighter. There are two main versions of Su-30s. Irkut plant produces the canard and TVC equipped Su-30MK series (in use with Algeria, India, Mal[...]
1/72 Hasegawa, I recessed the etched metal panels, finished in MM enamels with Future and MM FS20000 acrylic over kit decals.
This is Trumpeter's 1/32 Flanker G.
Additional work included scratch-detailing in wheel wells and cockpit, and PE from the Eduard Big Ed set for the Sukhoi and North Star's wheel chocks for modern Soviet aircraft.
I used Prime Miniatures' mini[...]