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June 2021

29/06/2021
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Due in stock any day Corgi AA36016 BAE Hawk XX154 ETPS

Due in stock any day from Corgi AA36016 BAE Hawk XX154 ETPS, this 1:72 scale model is priced at £44.95. Wiltshire, August 2019 – Aircraft now with the Boscombe Down Aviation Collection at Old Sarum Without doubt one of the most historic British jet aircraft of the post war era, British Aerospace Hawk T.1 XX154 is the first prototype airframe of an aircraft type which would go on to be hugely important to the British military, whilst at the same time becoming a stunning export success for the British aviation... Read More

28/06/2021

New images added for Hobby Master HA3884 F-16C Fighting Falcon “75th Anniversary Scheme Of 457th FS”, Nov 2020

New images added for Hobby Master HA3884 F-16C Fighting Falcon “75th Anniversary Scheme Of 457th FS”, Nov 2020. Pre-orders for this 1:72 scale model are being taken at £67.95. The F-16 Fighting Falcon was produced by General Dynamics who became Lockheed who then merged with Martin Marietta to become Lockheed Martin. The F-16 entered service in January 1979 as a multi-role jet fighter that evolved into an all-weather multi-role aircraft capable of sustaining 9-g turns. The F-16 is relatively inexpensive to purchase and maintain so the U.S. and 25 other... Read More

28/06/2021

New images added Hobby Master HA4561 F-15C Eagle 84-0027, 53rd FS, Bitburg AB, Germany, May 1992 “Operation Desert Storm”

New images added for Hobby Master HA4561 F-15C Eagle 84-0027, 53rd FS, Bitburg AB, Germany, May 1992 “Operation Desert Storm”. Pre-orders for this 1:72 scale model are being taken at £84.95. In 1967 the U.S. became aware of the Soviet MiG-25 Foxbat. This made it necessary to develop a new aircraft to counter the MiG-25. The USAF rejected the USN F-14 Tomcat and issued its own requirements. The solution came in the form of the McDonnell-Douglas (now Boeing) F-15 Eagle. The F-15A made its inaugural flight in July 1972 and... Read More

28/06/2021

New images added for Hobby Master HA2551 F-105F Thunderchief 63-8301, Flown By Lt Col. Leo Thorsness, 355th TFW, 357th TFS, 17 April 1967

New images added for Hobby Master HA2551 F-105F Thunderchief 63-8301, Flown By Lt Col. Leo Thorsness, 355th TFW, 357th TFS, 17 April 1967. This 1:72 scale model has sold out on pre-order. The F-105 earned the nickname Thud after the character Chief Thunderthud on the Howdy Doody TV show. The main mission of the F-105G was the detection and destruction of North Vietnamese SAMs that would then allow other aircraft to safely carry out their assignments. In order for the F-105Gs to do this they were always “First In Last... Read More