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November 2019

29/11/2019

Due for release early 2020 from Airfix A09189 Hawker Hunter F.4 Aircraft Model Kit

Due for release January 2020 from Airfix A09189 Hawker Hunter F.4 Aircraft Model 1:48 scale kit priced at £32.95. The service introduction of the Hawker Hunter F.4 in March 1955 presented the RAF with a more capable version of their sleek jet fighter, including a much needed increase in its internal fuel capacity. The F.4 also introduced the two distinctive streamlined chin blisters, which were designed to collect spent ammunition links from the guns, thus preventing potential damage to the aircraft.

29/11/2019

Due for release early 2020 from Airfix A06019 McDonnell Douglas Phantom FG.1 RAF Aircraft Model Kit

Due for release January 2020 from Airfix A06019 McDonnell Douglas Phantom FG.1 RAF Aircraft Model 1:72 scale kit priced at £22.95. With the RAF already operating Phantoms initially intended for the Royal Navy at Leuchars air base in Fife, the withdrawal of HMS Ark Royal in 1978 meant that they also inherited the rest of the Fleet Air Arm Phantom fleet. Nos 43 and 111 Squadrons would use the Phantom FG.1 to defend Britain’s airspace until 1989, when they both converted to the BAe Tornado F.3

28/11/2019

Due in stock w/c 2nd December Forces of Valor UN801008A German 88mm Flak 36/37 Anti-Aircraft Gun With Flak 38 Barrel Stalingrad, 1942 & Figures

Due in stock week commencing 2nd December from Forces of Valor UN801008A German 88mm Flak 36/37 Anti-Aircraft Gun With Flak 38 Barrel Stalingrad, 1942 & Figures, https://www.jumbliesmodels.com/diecast-models-c68/military-tanks-vehicles-c2/forces-of-valor-1-32-german-88mm-flak-36-37-anti-aircraft-gun-with-flak-38-barrel-stalingrad-1942-figures-p16528this 1:32 scale model is priced at £49.95 and stock is limited.