Here it is my first completed in 2018 kit. This time it is Yak-1 from Eduard wich is re pack of Accurate Miniatures kit with Eduard goodies like PE parts and Masks. Goes together rather well some sink marks and ejection pin marks to [...]
This little fellow is ready for inspection. This is a short run model and needs a little more work, but in the end it gets a solid model.
The aircraft was operated by Lydia Litvyak.
The photos are poor quality, so I apologize t[...]
I started building this model on a business trip I took last year up in Syracuse NY. It was small and fit in the luggage well.
I had built one of these kits when it was originally released by Accurate Miniatures a few years back, so I knew w[...]
Of the many types of warplanes used by the Soviet Air Forces during the Second World War, the most celebrated, successful and widely-used were the series of fighters by the design bureau led by Alexander Sergei Yakovlev. Though they lacked the r[...]
Old kit from ZTS, with lot of scratchbuilding and improvements - new prop and spinner, all panels rescribed, completely scratchbuilt interior, modified landing gear and main wheels, hollowed out exhausts and gun barrels, etc. Canopy is from Hase[...]