This is a Brazilian Air Force Mirage IIIE, in the air defense color scheme used back in the 90's. These machines were replaced by the Mirage 2000 which, in turn, will be replaced by swedish and locally built Grippens.
The kit is a nigh[...]
As I wanted a relative strait forward build in between the groupbuilds, so I started working on this old Heller kit which I picked up second hand during one of the modelshows I visited in recent times.
I have a soft spot for French aircraft and[...]
Yes there is my second build for the Year of the Cat group build. Finaly got this French cat ready for action.
It took some extra work to get this kit nicely done as this is a Revell re-box from the original Italeri kit. Colours I used are from[...]
With 3 other models in various stages of building I've just finished this re-edition of this old Heller kit of the Mirage III-R in 1/72.
I's a basic kit, keeping in mind the tooling is over 40 years old, but the lines of the Mirage III are well [...]
This is how far I managed to get after my last post, needless to say I have been working late into the night having lots of fun with this build. I do a lot of Project Management work in the Congo, so when I get time off I become a hermit in my w[...]
This is a nice kit. It was in a icons of aviation box from Revell. Tiger Meet special. It came with an RF Phantom which I have not made yet. The plastic is originally Italeri and it went together well. The decals were fantastic and I hope you like it
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[...]
The model is the Monogram 1/48 Mirage 2000, the instructions are dated 1986. I built the kit somewhere between '93 and '95. It had never been photographed at all until last Tuesday. When it was built way back then, I had very little experienc[...]
This is the Revell Mirage III kit, heavily modified to bring it up to modern standard and correct where necessary to make it Mid 70's RAAF Spec. Only 11 parts from the kit were used.
When I was a First Officer flying the Q400 for Qantaslink, I [...]