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July 2020

25/07/2020

Due in stock w/ c 27th July Hobby Master HA8714 BF 109E-3 Model Stab/JG 26, Walter Horten, France, Spring 1940

Due in stock week commencing 27th July from Hobby Master HA8714 BF 109E-3 Model Stab/JG 26, Walter Horten, France, Spring 1940. This 1:48 scale model is priced at £63.95. The first German mass produced 109 fighter was the Bf-109E that has been mistakenly referred to as the Me-109. The Bf is the designator for the Bayerische Flugzeugwerke (BFW) (Bavarian Aircraft Works) that produced the original aircraft. In 1938 Messerschmitt took over BFW but throughout WWII German handbooks and documents referred to the aircraft as the Bf-109. By the end of... Read More

24/07/2020

Due in stock soon Airfix A50185 Mig 17 & Douglas Skyhawk Dogfight Double Model Kit

Due in stock soon from Airfix A50185 Mig 17 & Douglas Skyhawk Dogfight Double Model Kit, this 1:72 scale kit is priced at £25.95. Armed with cannons, bombs and unguided missiles, the little A4 Skyhawks would skim across the rice paddies and hug the densely forested mountains of Vietnam in the early days of the Vietnam war of the 1960s. Against them ranged small arms fire, artillery, guided surface to air missiles and MiG’s of the North Vietnamese Air Force. Alongside the supersonic MiG-21 was the older subsonic MiG-17F. This... Read More

24/07/2020

Due in stock soon from Airfix A05123A Folland Gnat T.1 Model Kit

Due in stock soon from Airfix A05123A Folland Gnat T.1 Model Kit, this 1:48 scale kit is priced at £20.95. Armed with cannons, bombs and unguided missiles, the little A4 Skyhawks would skim across the rice paddies and hug the densely forested mountains of Vietnam in the early days of the Vietnam war of the 1960s. Against them ranged small arms fire, artillery, guided surface to air missiles and MiG’s of the North Vietnamese Air Force. Alongside the supersonic MiG-21 was the older subsonic MiG-17F. This aircraft, codenamed Fresco, was... Read More

24/07/2020

Due in stock soon from Corgi AA33319 B-17G Flying Fortress Boeing 42-31322 ‘Mi Amigo’, 364th BS, 305th BG, Chelveston, 22nd February 1944

Due in stock soon from Corgi AA33319 B-17G Flying Fortress Boeing 42-31322 ‘Mi Amigo’, 364th BS, 305th BG, Chelveston, 22nd February 1944. This 1:72 scale model is priced at £139.95. At the beginning of a year which would mark the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings, a tragic wartime event which occurred at a public park in Sheffield on 22nd February 1944, would receive significant national media coverage and commemorate the sacrifice of the men of the US Eighth Air Force. The crew of B-17G Flying Fortress ‘Mi Amigo’ had... Read More