When the Iraqi Air Force settled on acquiring the MiG-23 to fulfill the air combat role supplementing the MiG-21. They also were evaluating the MiG-27 for the close support role as well. With the Su-22 and Su-25 also being evaluated in t[...]
What happens when a customer orders you to build a very very old Airfix model, and make it as good as possible? Well, it's time to use all the techniques that you have to comply with the order.
I've built a lot of these old school airfix models[...]
It's 5:00 Am in late January, Capt Ahmad Al-Saladi is still contemplating what he and his brothers are about to partake. 2 days prior the Iraqi Air force had launched a rather ambitious attack against coalition ground forces that had fail[...]
glad to present you my latest build, just finished last weekend. Its an MiG-23 MF in Polish Service. The kit was really nice to build and has many details out of box. Paintjob was done "freehand" with my Harder and Steenbeck Evo[...]
Hello, dear forum members!
Let me introduce to you my latest work, a MiG-23MLD. Soviet multipurpose fighter of the third generation. Gorgeous kit from the company R. V. Aircraft 1/72 scale. Excellent decals for multiple aircraft variants. I cho[...]
Not trying to be repetitive here, but I shot some better photos of my 1/48 Trumpeter Mig-23.
So I have to say that I think I finished the 1/48 Trumpeter Mig-23. I'm pretty happy with it. I touched up a few things, added a little Mig European soil weathering pigment and attached the missiles. This was a fun kit to build (although a bit f[...]
Trumpeter kit with polish decals...
A good and big kit . Beware of wheels !
see you soon
The Fall of Rome
The piers are pummelled by the waves;
In a lonely field the rain
Lashes an abandoned train;
Outlaws fill the mountain caves.
Fantastic grow the evening gowns;
Agents of the Fisc pursue
This is my 2nd completed aircraft for the new year (though not so new we are at the end of February). The MiG-23 first flew in 1967 I was 7 at the time, but remember a news report about the new MiG at the time and how "shocked" the average civi[...]