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September 2021

30/09/2021

New images added Hobby Master HA8717 BF 109E-3 ‘ Spanish Civil War ‘ Oblt. Hans Schmoller-Haldy, 3.J/88, March 1939

New images added for Hobby Master HA8717 BF 109E-3 ‘ Spanish Civil War ‘ Oblt. Hans Schmoller-Haldy, 3.J/88, March 1939. Pre-orders for this 1:48 scale model are being taken 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... Read More

30/09/2021

New images added Hobby Master HA6513 MIG-29A Fulcrum 6829 ‘ Slovak Tiger 2002 ‘

New images added for Hobby Master HA6513 MIG-29A Fulcrum 6829 ‘ Slovak Tiger 2002 ‘, pre-orders for this 1:72 scale model are being taken at £79.95. The MiG-29 is a twin-engine supersonic fourth generation air superiority jet fighter developed in the Soviet Union in the 1970’s. The aircraft entered service with the Soviet Air Force in 1983 and still is in use with them as well as equipping over twenty four other countries over the years. The NATO designation for the MiG-29 is Fulcrum and it was designed to counter... Read More

28/09/2021
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New images added Hobby Master HA8752 BF 109G-6 “Yellow 6”, Ofw. Alfred Surau, 9./JG 3, Germany, Sept 1943

New images added for Hobby Master HA8752 BF 109G-6 “Yellow 6”, Ofw. Alfred Surau, 9./JG 3, Germany, Sept 1943. This 1:48 scale model is priced at £65.95 and due for release in November. The first Bf-109G “Gustav” entered service in March 1942. New features were a pressurized cockpit with three larger guns mounted on the nose and none on the wings but could be field mounted. The Bf-109G could overheat causing oil leaks; starting a fire forcing the pilot to bail out. The Gustav was produced in many variants including... Read More

28/09/2021

New images Hobby Master HA8752 BF 109G-6 “Juutilainen” “White 0″/MT-451, 1/LeLv34, Finnish Air Force, June 1944

New images added for Hobby Master HA8752 BF 109G-6 “Juutilainen” “White 0″/MT-451, 1/LeLv34, Finnish Air Force, June 1944. This 1:48 scale model is due in stock in November priced at £65.95. The first Bf-109G “Gustav” entered service in March 1942. New features were a pressurized cockpit with three larger guns mounted on the nose and none on the wings but could be field mounted. The Bf-109G could overheat causing oil leaks; starting a fire forcing the pilot to bail out. The Gustav was produced in many variants including long-range fighters,... Read More