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GAF Jindivik Mk 303A

And now to something completely different...a drone! In 1948 development begun in Australia to find a suitable unmanned aircraft for missile test purposes. In 1950 a manned prototype called Pika was flown for the first time and the unmanned GAF [...]

Zero walkaround

Since several people are doing Japanese aircraft for the Midway build, perhaps these shots of the disassembled Planes of Fame A6M5a Zero may be useful. This is a Nakajima-built airplane, and Steve Hinton - who has been directly involved in all [...]

FAA Grumman Wildcat AL426 being stripped, restored & preserved at Yeovilton, UK

These few pics are from a visit we paid to the FAA Museum at Yeovilton in around 2006 when they were restoring their Wildcat AL246. I found it amazing that the colours inside had never been touched up or replaced and were a true depiction of pai[...]

Focke Wulf 190 A8 at Gatow

On the 28th of August, at IPMS-Deutschlands modelling show, I had the privilege to be invited to a guided tour of the FW 190 A8 that’s being restored at Gatow air force museum in Berlin. Stabsfeldwebel Enrico Schade, who leads the restauratio[...]

Reference For Your 300 SL Project

Guys, some of you may contemplate about building Tamiya's new Mercedes 300 SL like Jack and George already did. I found this magnificent car today at the Schlumpf Museum in Mulhouse, France. It's unrestored in original, slightly patinated cond[...]

New photo Format? Whoo Hoo! How about a bit of a walk around….

I fell in love with this aircraft. You can see why. Here are some detail closeups. Martin! This is wonderful! Thanks. California Steve

For Stearman Lovers Everywhere

As winter turns into spring (sort of) here in Washington, it is time for our Stearman's annual inspection. Good thing that way we know it will be safe for a sunny season of flying. Since all the access panels are removed I thought I would tak[...]