This is a 1/72 scale Yakovlev Yak-3 by Revell in the colours of a machine from 18. GIAP, East Prussia, 1945.
This was a pretty straight-forward build OOB. Everything fit together pretty nicely. I was well impressed with the full colour, glossy [...]
This is the 1/48 Yak-3 by Eduard. I put a Aerobonus pilot, Yahu instrument panel and Ultracast exhausts. The decals are from Begamot. Pilot is Marcel Albert from the Normandie-Nieman Group.
The Yakovlev Yak-3 is commonly considered the best sub-type of the wartime Yakovlev fighter series that began with the Yak-1. The Yak-3 was one of the smallest and lightest major combat fighters fielded by any combatant; its high power-to-weight[...]
This is 1/32 Specjal Hobby Yak-3
Painting was done with BilModel
Painted markings templates
PS: Thanks to Bogdan Fiedotow
Happy new year all. Hope we all have a safe and happy 2017..... Just completed, 1/48 Eduard Yak-3 flown by Pilot: Maj Gen G.N. Zakharov, 303 IAP April 1944.
Nice build, easy to make. Some say, due to black and photos only, the red/yellow nos[...]
Yak-3 belonged to the 1st FAR “Normandie Niemen” of the 303th FAD, USSR, AF Pilot Commander of the 1st AS, Lieutenant Marcel Albert, Spring 1945.
Yak-3 of Guards Major M.K. Tokarenko,153rd Guards Fighter Regiment, 12nd Guards Fighter Division, 1943-1946.
My first completed project for 2015 is Eduard's 1/48 Yak-3.
The markings are for Yellow 15 flown by Semion Rogow, 1st Guard's Division in 1945.
It's one of the early Profi Pack editions dating back to the late nineties, & I picked this ki[...]