Hobby Boss have released two new kits, the LTV A-7K Corsair II and the PLAAF JJ-5.
Sam Publications continue their excellent series of reference books on contemporary combat aircraft. This publication, the fifth in the series is almost all the reference material you will need for this type. The stunning cover photo looks like it was taken at Mach Loop in Mid Wales.
This new decal sheet from Zotz Decals includes markings for 16 Hurricane Mk1's, some with nose art. Most are from the Battle of Britain and some fought in Malta. This decal sheet has not been released yet but it is coming soon.
Trumpeter continue their range of Soviet aircraft with the impressive looking CAD images of the Su-25 Frogfoot A.
Fightertown Decals have released decal sets commemorating the last cruise for the Grumman F-14D Tomcat of VF-213, the Black Lions and VF-31, the Tomcatters.
To commemorate the Battle of Britain's 70th Anniversary this autumn Xtradecal have released two sets of decals in 1/72 covering RAF and Luftwaffe aircraft flown at the time.
Alley Cat has released five sets of conversions for the Airfix 1/24 Mosquito.
A little later than usual, he's a look at the exciting aircraft kits and accessories that Eduard have set for release in July.
Eduard's newest scale wonder is a 1:48 version of the Albatros D.III licence built Autro-Hungarian concern "Oeffag". It was a finely improved version of the German originals from Johannistahl Germany.
Mac Distribution are a Czech company that produces 1/72nd W.W.1 aircraft and 1/72nd Wehrmacht vehicle types of W.W.2.
Planet Models have released a full resin kit of the Klemm Kl 25d, which was a German leisure and training aircraft from 1930s.
Modelimex have released sprue shots of Special Hobby's exciting largescale Claude.
Barracuda Studios have two new sheets of BarracudaCals set to appear in the very near future.
Fantastic Plastic continue to release the weird and wonderful aircraft with the "next generation" X-15, the X-15-D.
Mirage Hobby have sent us news of their latest 1:48 release - the Lublin R.XIIID army liaison aircraft.
Dragon have announced a new dual-kit comprising a pair of spectacularly marked SH-60s.
No it's not a new John Carpenter film! Alley Cat have announced the future release of their first 1/32 scale kit, the Hawker Fury l. The kit has been created in collaboration with Montex and there are two kit options:
ACRK32-01. Decals for five aircraft.
ACRK32-02. Decals for five aircraft.
Kitsworld have released a lovely selection of nose art for the P-61 Black Widow night fighter in 1/48.
Wolfpack Designs have released a resin set of flaps for the Revell 1/144 C-17A Globemaster IIl. Cutting the flaps from the wing supplied by Revell will be necessary.
Herpa announces, as part of their huge Wings series, the release of an N scale (1/160) Junkers Ju-52/3m of the Amicale Jean Baptiste Salis Museum.
This Special Edition by Aviaeology covers Mosquito's being flown by Canadian crews.Screen-printed decal sheets.
First printing limited to 250 sets in 1/48 and 1/72 scales, and 150 sets in 1/24 scale. Decals to model 1 of 5 distinctive aircraft. One with nose art. Complete airframe stencil data decals are provided, complete with alternative variations and usage notes. Four 8.5 x 11in. pages of illustrated instructions, high resolution b&w supplied in the package. Extensive coverage of the Rocket Projectile installation used on Banff Strike Wing Mosquitoes in 1945 include useful modeling notes, close-up photos and scale drawings. Home-printable colour PDF version available via email after purchase.
Xtradecal have supplied a generous number of markings, 18 in all, for the Hurricane MK llc's covering just about every camouflage scheme covering this type.
Fans of the Mig 21 will be pleased to hear that Wolfpack Designs have released a number of detail sets for the Academy Mig 21MF Fishbed.
A quarterscale injected kit of the Airspeed Horsa has been high on modellers' wish-lists for years, so one of the latest arrivals at Model Hobbies could be very exciting news!
Academy are to release the F/A-18A Hornet in the markings of the Blue Angels aerobatic display team of U.S. Navy.
The markings are for the 2009/2010 season.
Miniart send news of their latest 1/35 Diorama kit in progress. An interesting set that will have quite a lot of differing scenic uses for WW2 and modern subjects.
Kitsworld Model Decals have recently released a number of sets of decals that should please fans of the P 51. There are two sets containing nose art. Two sets with aircraft ID Numbers & Letters including 'kill' symbols, one for Natural Metal Finish and the other for camouflage finish. The final set includes nose art, kill markings and checker designs
Latest release from Leading Edge Models are sets of decals for the distnctive natural metal and red scheme in 1/32, 1/48 and 1/72.
Shull24.com have just re-started production after a move to Nevada and these are the first releases.
Geoff of Afterburner Decals has announced the following releases.
Alliance Model Works have a range painting stencils and scribing templates for the aircraft modeller.
Master Details have announced a special discount to celebrate the 4th of July.
Aires are releasing two very good looking resin exhaust nozzles of the Turbo-Union RB 199 afterburning turbofans for the Panavia Tornado. One set in 1/32 intended for the Revell kit, which has just been re-released and the other for the Hobby Boss new series of Tornado's in 1/48.
MK35 Editions of France send news of their latest 1/35 Diorama release, a 1930's Pillar Billboard.
Felipe at FCM decals has sent me images of FCM's forthcoming release, hopefully available in mid-July. This time it's for P-47's of the Brazillian Air Force serving in Italy, 1945.
Cyber-Hobbies range of Orange Box kits continues to expand into new lines. The latest line is a 1/48 scale aircraft, the first ever Orange Box aircraft in this scale.
Felipe at FCM decals has sent me images of the first two sets of four releases in 1/48, decals for F-14 Tomcats of VF-111 Sundowners. These are intended for the Hasegawa and Italeri 1/48 F-14 A Tomcat.
Modelimex have released sprue shots of the latest in Amodel's well received series of 1:32 Nieuport fighters.
Fantastic plastic have released a 1:72nd Avro Project Y resin kit.
It might be getting hot out in the desert in California, but two bobs continue their work to bring us these forthcoming releases.
Danny Coremans at Daco Products has released an extensive range of stunning looking decal set for the Belgian Air Force Lockheed F-104/Lockheed TF-104G Starfighter. The sets include Insignia, Zapping and Stencilling. Available in: 1/144, 1/72, 1/48 and 1/32
Silver Wings have earned a thoroughly well-deserved reputation for their superb quality resin kits, and their next release could well turn out to be their most successful yet, because it's a subject that's been high on modellers' wish-lists for years - a 1:32 Gloster Sea Gladiator, of Faith, Hope and Charity fame!
Hobby Boss have sent us some first test shots of their new 1/48th F3H-2N.
IsraDecals have announced the release this August of two conversion sets to transform the Revell 1/32 Mirage III/V into the F-21A Kfir [lion cub] or the earlier Kfir C2.
Fancy hanging something different from your bomb bay or weapons pylon! Spectre Resins have released a number of nuclear bombs carried by aircraft during the 50's, 60's and 70's.
Mushroom Model Publications have started to release a new series of books, on Military Collections of the World.
The first aircraft title is the Polish Aviation Museum in Cracow.
This set is designed to be used with the Eduard 1/32 E-1 kit although with a little extra work the E-3 can be used also.
Alley Cat's second complete kit release. Alley Cat is the brand name for a range of resin aircraft models, conversion and decals sold by a2zee models. From the photos supplied on the website, this looks a very impressive release.
There's exciting news from Modelimex for Regia Aeronautica fans with the release of the long awaited Breda Ba.65 from Special Hobby.
Modelimex have released pictures of something very different for I-16 enthusiasts - a series of resin conversion sets by AML for the UTI-4 2-seat trainer version.