Expected Release Date: 5/1/2015 from Haseawa Models:-
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Bronco Models have announced their latest aircraft kit - one with should really appeal to Luftwaffe '46 enthusiasts - the BV P178 . Normally seen as a jet dive-bomber, in this version Bronco envisage it armed with a rocket-powered Bombentorpedo.
FRROM have sent us details of their latest releases - a series of Stampe S.V.4 kits in 1:72. Included here are photos of test-shots of the sprues. Final work is being done on the decals and instructions, ready for an anticipated release at the end of April.
Glen Coleman has sent us CAD views of the latest largescale project from Kitty Hawk - a T-28 Trojan. It's obviously early days yet, so watch out for more details as they become available.
Hataka Hobby have sent us details of the latest additions to their fast-growing range of popular acrylic paints. The new paint sets cover the Israeli Air Force in the 1970s and France's Armée de l'Air during WW2.
Michael Szapowalow from Air Connection has sent us details of Volume One of the highly anticipated new study on the 56th Fighter Group by Peter Randall and our own Nigel Julian (Lampie). The new book will come complete with decals in three popular modelling scales.
We have just been given some very exciting news from Canuck models. This appears on their Facebook page, but they have also shared it directly with Aeroscale. Photos of the decal sheets are obviously are not yet available. The photos accompanying this article have been sourced from the web. Given that the 2010 bird was destroyed early in the season, photos are quite rare, so a Flight Simulator model represents this aircraft.
Wingspan is a new series from Canfora Publishing. The series is dedicated exclusively to 1:32 scale modelling. Thanks to the info directly from the Publisher we can briefly present what will be inside the book.
Mark Peacock has sent us details of a new range of titles from Valiant Wings. Airframe Extra will focus on a particular conflict or campaign, combining an historical overview and references with top-class model builds.
RWD-8 was the Polish liaison aircraft of the 1930's. As a stable and easy to handle plane it was also widely used for training purposes in both aeroclubs and Air Force flying schools.
A well known Czech producer, the R.V. Aircraft, have just announced a new airplane model kits family in their sales plan. This time we will be able to buy the thole series of Mirage III and its derivatives in 1:72 scale.
Mark Peacock has sent us details of Valiant Wings' latest project - an exciting move to establish their own website that moves beyond their ranges of books and accessories to provide a growing resource for modellers. The new site will draw on the talents of highly regarded contributors whose work will be familiar to readers of Valiant Wings' highly regarded reference studies.
Hot on the heels of Kitty Hawk's impressive 1:48 Bell AH-1Z Viper comes its general purpose counterpart - the UH-1Y Venom. With the retirement of the classic Twin Huey, the Venom is now the U.S. Marine Corp's standard utility helicopter.
We don't know much about this kit however we would like to share this exciting news with the Aeroscalers.
Two new conversion sets from Red Roo Models:-
Karaya have just started selling the 1:48 scale Su-22M4 kit.
Hataka Hobby have sent us details of their most comprehensive paint set yet - 8 colours chosen for USMC helicopters ranging from their earliest usage to the present day. Also new is Hataka's own formula thinners, specially designed for their fast expanding range of high quality acrylic paints.
RS Models from Czech have announced and published few detailed photos of their latest releases.
White Metal Landing Gear from Scale Aircraft Convestions:-
Soon to be released in March 2015:-
One of many new releases from Print Scale:-
Something different from the Spanish war:-
Something different for the SU-30!
Ronald Dorenbos has sent us news that Silver Wings' eagerly awaited largescale Fokker D-XXI is ready for take-off. Silver Wings have built up an enviable reputation for their superbly cast and detailed resin kits, and the new Fokker looks set to be a great success for them.