A series of well photographed Emil Bf 109E3 of 4.JG26.
‘W3+-‘ (WNr 779) was force landed in France on 1st June 1940. Pretty clear a lot of the infantry were intrigued and excited at the find.
The ‘selfie generation was alive and well[...]
Lieutenant Commander Harry Greene flies his Boeing Stearman Kaydet over the Naval Inactive Ship Maintenance Facility at Pearl Harbor, May 30, 2016. There are several ISM facilities around the US. Greene is a helicopter pilot at Coast Guard Air[...]
The HMS Glouster was lost today following a series of catastrophically poor decision making and terrible communication. While the battle of Crete was raging on May 22nd, the Glouster was assigned a role in preventing a German Sea-landing despi[...]
Here is my 1/72 Airfix Ju 87B-1, kit #A03087, my first model completed this year.
Eduard PE Interior, 73-543; Canopy mask CX 436.
Rear gunner’s MG 15 is a resin and brass Eduard “Brassin” item.
Kit pilot’s canopy was separated from the statio[...]
This is 1/32 Hasegawa Ju-87 D-5 with winter camouflage and the markings of Stab I /SG5 in January 1944.
Cockpit modified by Eduard set.
Exhaust and propeller replaced by Quickboost resins.
Painting done with Gunze acrylics as usual.
Firstly RLM [...]
I made this one a while ago when I first started. I thought I'd share it to yall because I am really considering changing the paint job on it. This one, when I made it, was done by sketching a wing, then adding the angular green and dark green s[...]
This bird is a Monogram issue from1968. It is a late model Stuka Ju-87G2. I had built another issue of the Stuka, the Ju-87D5, which was issued in the early 1980’s while I was in college, but never this one.
What I love about this aircraft is [...]
This is a 1973/6 rebox Airfix kit (altough the box is from the 70’s, acording to ScaleMates the tool is from 1957) which I had started back in 1980's and putted aside due to its lack of detail for the past 30 years.
The kit had 25(!) pi[...]
This is a plane I built to a friend.
It represents one of Hans-Ulrich Rudel planes, ence the chevrons, yellow stripes on the wings and the green nose (as he describes in his book).
The kit is from Hoby-boss, on 1/72 scale, and seems quite nice. [...]
After finishing my last diorama depicting a jungle scene, I decided to go for something from the other side of the globe. So here is my little snow scene with a Stuka, and a crewman pondering whether he will be flying today...
The Stuka is Aca[...]