NH Detail start the New Year with a pair of new photoetched upgrade sets for Russian subjects:
Detail & Scale - the essential modellers' reference series for so many years is set to enter the digital age with the release of its first downloadable title devoted to the McDonnell F3H Demon.
Revell have released a list of model kits they plan to release from May to October 2014 on their Facebook page.
Paul Fisher from Fisher Model and Pattern sent photos of the new Meteor Intake Upgrade for the Hong Kong Models 1/32 Meteor.
Paul from Fisher Model and Pattern sent these photos of the new 1/32 Ryan monoplane trainer for our perusal.
Airfix's website has announced its kits due for 2014, and amongst the re-releases are several new tooled kits in 1/72nd, 1/48th and the most anticipated kit, the Typhoon in 1/24th.
Here is the list of the new tooled kits.
February sees the release of a book dedicated to the F-111 & EF-111 Units in Combat from Osprey.
Gen Coleman has sent us photos of the sprues and decals for Kitty Hawk's new 1:32 Texan/Harvard.
Pheon Models have announced three exciting sets of alternative markings for the great new Wingnut Wings kits – with very useful discounts for pre-orders:
Exciting news breaking tonight! Glen Coleman has sent in the first CAD images of Kitty Hawk's next 1:32 release - the OV-10D Bronco, and just the first of a whole OV-10 family they want to produce.
A mix of Two in the box, Special and Limited Editon kits from Hasegawa this month.
Revell of Germany are to release two 1/28th fighters from the Great War era.
Aires has sent us in a preview of new items which will be released in the first days of 2014 year.
Quickboost have announced new items scheduled to release for 6th January 2014. Here's a preview of new sets.
Dmitri and Liubov Baeva of Soga Miniatures have sent us news of KomplektZip's latest 1:48 full resin kit - the Yak-9U - the ultimate wartime development of the famous fighter.
Sergey Kosachev has released new Vector resin sets for the P-51A Mustang, A-36 Apache and F4U-1 Corsair in 1:32.
Sergey Kosachev has sent us the first pictures of his eagerly awaited Vector resin correction and conversion sets for the popular Zvezda 1:48 Su-2.
Five new books will be published by Kagero in January 2014. The following titles will be available after 17th January.
Albatros Productions round off the year with another packed issue of their bi-monthly magazine. This time it includes an article that had me thinking it was April already... German WW1 airborne flamethrowers?... in fabric covered aircraft?!... read on:
If ever there was a little flying boat that simply “looked right”, it was the delightful and long-lived Macchi series. In the latest DataFile, Albatros Productions cover the M.7 that served until the eve of WW2:
Scale Aviation Modeller International Volume 20 Issue 01 (January 2014) is available. Here's a look at it's content.
IntroductionScale Aviation Modeller International is a modeling magazine which started in january 1995. It's content is mainly focused on model kits so inside you will find news about the plastic model kit industry (kits, decals, accessories, books etc…), model kit reviews, build articles, show reports, Columns, profiles, scale plans, etc…
Here's a look at the content of Model Aircraft Volume 13 Issue 01 (January 2014)
Model Aircraft is a sister magazine of Scale Aviation Modeller International and is published by SAM Publications as well. While the latter is more focused on aircraft modeling, Model Aircraft's articles have a stronger historical background to them. It is nevertheless aimed at modelers since most of the content is accompanied by builds of plastic model kits for illustration purposes.
Lone Star Models has sent us a general "how to" for kit masters and a projected release list for 2014.
The difficult choice for Aeroscale's Model of the Year is now yours to make. Chose from among 11 superb entries to decide which model will become Aeroscale's champion for 2013.
Trumpeter are going to release a 1/48th J-8IIF Chinese interceptor.