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May 2016

New pre-production images added for AA27702 Corgi F-51D Mustang, 44-12943/FF-943 ‘Was That Too Fast?’

New pre-production images added for AA27702 Corgi F-51D Mustang, 44-12943/FF-943 ‘Was That Too Fast?’ 18th FG, USAF, Chinhae Airfield, South Korea, 1951. Pre-orders on this 1:72 scale model are still being taken at £41.95. At the start of the Korean War, significant numbers of Mustang fighters were available to the USAF, although most were now serving with Air National Guard units. Now designated F-51D, the Mustang was no longer the premier fighter aircraft it was in WWII, due to the advent of jet technology, but it was still a highly... Read More

Due in stock w/c 23rd May AA36908 Junkers Ju52, 4U+NH 2/KGzbV1 Operation Merkur, Crete 1941

Due in stock w/c 23rd May AA36908 Corgi Junkers Ju52, 4U+NH 2/KGzbV1 Operation Merkur, Crete 1941. This 1:72 scale model is priced at £97.95. Operation Merkur was the code name given to the German invasion of Crete, in May 1941. The use of paratroopers would be central to the success of the operation to take this Greek island and extensive use was made of the venerable old Junkers Ju-52 transport aircraft. Much loved by the troops it carried, the Ju-52 was vulnerable to attack from both ground and air and... Read More

New images added for AA37208 Handley Page Halifax B.VII, PN230/EQ-V ‘Vicky The Vicious Virgin’, RAF No.408

New images have just been added for AA37208 Corgi Handley Page Halifax B.VII, PN230/EQ-V ‘Vicky The Vicious Virgin’, RAF No.408 ‘Goose’ Squadron, No.6 (RCAF) Group, Linton-On-Ouse, 1945. Pre-orders on this 1:72 scale model are still being taken at £99.95. As far as WWII Bomber Command aircraft nose artwork is concerned, Handley Page Halifax VII PN230 ‘Vicky the Vicious Virgin’ has to be considered as one of the most elaborate of the war. The distinctive artwork was created by bomb aimer Bert ‘Scratch’ Evans, when he was posted to No.408 ‘Goose’... Read More

Due for release 10th June CW001618 F-14A Tomcat VF-114 AARDVARKS USS Kitty Hawks NH105 1978

Due for release 10th June from Century Wings is CW001618 F-14A Tomcat VF-114 AARDVARKS USS Kitty Hawks NH105 1978. Pre-orders on this 1-72 scale model are still being taken at £119.95. Specialising in US Naval aircraft carrier aircraft, Century wings are the holy grail of aviation die-cast models. The finish and detailing on this range are unrivalled. Display your model inflight or on the ground. Full weapon loads can be added.

New Hobby Master expected in stock 10th June

Due in stock from Hobby Master 10th June; HA8452 P-47D Thunderbolt “Razorback” 42-22668, Col. Neel Kearby “Fiery Ginger IV” 348th FG., New Guinea, March 1944 – SOLD OUT HA5001 EA-6B Prowler 164402, VAQ-136 Gauntlets Late 2011 – £84.95 HA1992 RF-4EJ Kai 87-6406, 501st SQ, JASDF – £69.95 HA1949 F-4D Phantom II 60-7709, 433rd TFS, 8th TFW, Ubon, AFB, Thailand – Pave Knife Pod Equipped – £69.95 HA2513 F-105 Thunderchief 60-0424 “MICKEY TITTY Chi” 34th TFS/388th TFW Korat RTAFB, Thailand 1967 – £64.95 HA0158 Junkers Ju-87G-1 GS+MH, 10.(Pz)/SG 1, Dubno, Ukraine, June 1944... Read More

New to pre-order CW001619 F-14A Tomcat VF-84 Jolly Rogers USS Nimitz AJ200 1978 ( Landing Style ) – Century Wings 10th Anniversary Release

New to pre-order CW001619 F-14A Tomcat VF-84 Jolly Rogers USS Nimitz AJ200 1978 ( Landing Style ) – Century Wings 10th Anniversary Release. Pre-orders on this 1:72 model are now being taken at £119.95. Special Features for this Release Magnet attachment gear Weathering(dirty paint finish With flap down wing for landing style 2 Arresting hook parts ( Normal style and Hook Down Style) 2 Jet nozzles (Fully open and close style) •Special design packag Specialising in US Naval aircraft carrier aircraft, Century wings are the holy grail of aviation die-cast models.... Read More

New in stock A50177 Airfix Fokker E.II Royal Aircraft Factory BE2c – Dogfight Doubles Set

New in stock A50177 Airfix Fokker E.II Royal Aircraft Factory BE2c – Dogfight Doubles Set. This 1:72 scale kit is priced at £15.95. GB The Fokker ‘Eindecker’ (meaning single wing) monoplane fighters were the first purpose designed Fokker E.II Eindecker Specification: German fighter aircraft of the First World War. Fitted for the first time with reliable ‘interrupter gear’ which enabled the single machine gun to fire through the blades of the propeller, the Eindecker was able to easily shoot down the slow and vulnerable Allied reconnaissance aircraft of the period.... Read More

New in stock A55202b Airfix Royal Air Force Red Arrows Hawk 2015 Starter Set

New and now in stock A55202b Airfix Royal Air Force Red Arrows Hawk 2015 Starter Set. This 1:72 scale kit is priced at £10.95. The dual control BAE Hawk T. Mk.1 is the RAF’s advanced trainer and has been used by the Red Arrows since 1979. The aircraft is essentially the same as those flown by RAF Advanced Training Students with the exception of the smoke generators and a slightly uprated engine giving a faster response time to changes of power setting.