Hobby Boss have published on their official website few pictures of company latest releases.
Trumpeter have announced a detailed information supported with the sprues pictures of their latest airplane model kit in the offer: the C-48C Skytrain. The following information and pictures were found on the producer website.
Kagero Publishing have kindly sent us a detailed information about two of their forthcoming releases. One of them, "Luftwaffe over the Far North" was already announced on Aeroscale but this time we can provide a more detailed information.
New January 2012 releases are available at Eduard Store. Check out the brand new products on their websites.
The new and exclusive 2012 Airfix Club kit features a 1/48 scale Messerschmitt Bf 109E-3/E7. The kit is supplied with decals for two very unusual schemes for this iconic German aircraft.
Wolfpack have announced the re release of three of their popular 1/48 update sets for the Dassault Rafale B/M Standard F2, the F-15E Strike Eagle OIF and the F-16E Block 60 'UAE' Cockpit set.
Mushroom Model Publishing announces on an incoming monograph of the well known German liason aircraft - the Fi 156 Storch.
Academy have announced three new kits scheduled for the first quarter of 2012. Two of them are WW2 related American airplanes. We have also a jet on the list.
MMD-Squadron have sent us details of two new True Details upgrade sets for quarterscale Black Widows. The first provides dramatically improved propellers for either the new Great Wall Hobby or vintage Monogram kits, while the second is much more ambitious, presenting corrected cowls, props and engine fronts for the GWH kit.
Airfix have announced a very impressive line up of new tool aircraft and some interesting re releases with new markings. Not to mention a modification set for one of the Airfix V-bombers.
Mushroom Model Publishing brings an exiting news to all enthusiats of the Polish Air Force in World War 2- an incoming release of the second volume of the Polish Spitfires Mk.IX.
The Tamiya-USA website brigs us two new kits announced in the comapny offer. Both represents World War 2 Japanese airplanes - one in 1:72 and one in 1:48 scale. Both kits are described as "coming soon".
1:32 Heinkel He 111 Cockpit (1:32)
Master Details have released a highly detailed resin cockpit interior for Revell's 1:32 Heinkel He 111.
As some of you may have read recently here on Aeroscale Alistair form Alley Cat Models has been negotiating with Montex to continue producing some of their aircraft kits under the Alley Cat label.
After his first attempt at providing news to us, Mike of LSM has more to follow up.
Xtradecal have revealed images of their 1/72 Fairey Swordfish Mks. I/II/III Pt 1 decal sheet, which should be released very soon. There are some very interesting variations included, particularly if you are thinking of building more than one Swordfish kit.
Hasegawa have published on the company official website the line-up of the new releases scheduled for January 2012 in all popular scales, but the longest list this time is on the "small-side" of Force.
Luuk from Dutch Decals has informed Aeroscale of a future 1/72 decal release Dutch pilots in the RAF during WWII. Included is some interesting nose art on the two Halifax's covered by this release.
1/48 Vickers Vimy (1:48)
Alistair from Alley Cat Models has sent Aeroscale latest news and images of their 1/48 scale resin Vickers Vimy. Judging from the images this future release is going to be a very well received kit.
Kagero Publishing have kindly sent us the frontpage of one of their first releases scheduled for 2012.
Mushroom Model Publishing have announced two new books in their offer. Both are dedicated to the aircrafts used in the Kingdome of Sweden.
Alley Cat have announced they will be releasing three more Vampire 1/48 resin kits, after the success of the earlier release of the Vampire Mk 5. There will be one boxing of the F Mk. 3 and two boxing's of the FB Mk. 9 Alistair from Alley Cat discusses the forthcoming releases.
Dapol Model Railways has released a product that I am sure will be of interest to any modeller who wants to use water effects in a diorama. This new product from Dapol Model Railways is low odour, non-toxic, can be coloured with water colours, and sets solid in 12 hours. Take a look inside for more details.
Just the sight of the box-art caused a stir, but now Great Wall Hobby have released the first CAD images and sprue-shots of their forthcoming 1:48 Douglas Devastator.
It's a while since Reality in Scale was covered in the news here on Armorama and it is time that this was corrected, so what new releases does Reality in Scale have for us. There are a lot of new resin accessories of which one is a very impressive Renaissance church facade, printed flags, some very interesting natural flowers, and several trees.
MiniArt has sent us news of the release of COBBLESTONE PAVEMENT (36046) set which should help those of you who like to use dioramas to display your builds. Take a look inside for more details.
Aviaeology's original RCAF Sunderlands: Canadians in Coastal Command #2 Digital Silk edition was very popular when first released a few years ago. Well now its back by popular demand. Starting with the 1/72 and 1/48 scale editions, the series has been modified for screen-print production and expanded in subject coverage.
Dutch Decals [DD] Luuk Boerman has sent details this evening of more future releases, this time the Constellations of KLM are the subject. The decals are designed for the lovely Airfix and Heller 1/72 kits. This is the first release of a new range titled DD Collection.
Italeri website brings us information about two new kits in the company's offer.
Fancy some alternative markings for your 1/72 WWI aircraft? Coming soon from Dutch Decal is a release offering markings for aircraft of the LuchtVaartAfd. The distinctive orange insignia and registration letters are included.
Caracal Models have not wasted any time producing decals for the new Ibex 1/48 kit of the T-6 Texan II. There are decals for four Air Forces operating the Texan II and also the Harvard II. Also released is a stunning 1/48 decal sheet providing the bold 65th year anniversary markings that were applied to the Texas ANG 149th FW "Wing King" in September 2011.
Aviaeology's original RCAF Mosquitoes: 'Canadians in Fighter Command' Digital Silk edition was very popular when first released a few years ago. Well now its back by popular demand. Starting with the 1/72 and 1/48 scale editions, the series has been modified for screen-print production and expanded in subject coverage with a bonus set of markings.
Coming soon from Dutch Decal is 'Aircraft of the AURI' featuring 1/72 decals for a selection of aircraft of the fledgling Indonesian Air Force. Most of these aircraft are former aircraft of the Royal Netherlands East Indies Army Air Forces [RNEIAAF].
Eduard have given us a sneak preview of what we can look forward to after the New Year. The big news for Luftwaffe enthusiasts will be the eagerly anticipated release of the first of the new 1:48 Bf 109E series, starting with the 'E-1.
Note: This is a preliminary list only, and details may change nearer the time:
Note: This is a preliminary list only, and details may change nearer the time:
AZ Model have announced three spruce&linen early monoplanes: two French Moranes and a German Pfalz.
January 2012 will be a good month for the World War 2 French Air Force enthusiats as two model kits of Morane-Saulnier MS.406 will land on the hobby shops shelves then.
Vintage Flyer announces new DC-8s!
Vintage Flyer Decals announces Convair 880s
Anigrand have just announced the released of a 1/72 Yokosuka H5Y-1 Cherry IJN Type-99 flying boat. This resin kit of this less than successful Maritime Reconnaissance Flying Boat wing spans almost half a meter.
PZL P-7a in 1:48 scale (1:48)
ToRo Model have sent us in few pictures of their latest release - a full resin kit of the PZL P-7a.
BAC Strikemaster in 1:48 (1:48)
After two Whitleys and Henschel Hs-123 in 1:72 scale Fly is currently working on another release, this time much bigger.
1:48 Ki-60 (1:48)
New from Planet Models comes a quarterscale resin kit of the Kawasaki Ki-60 experimental fighter, predecessor to the famous Hien (Tony):
CMK have sent us details of their latest aircraft upgrade sets, including a series of superdetail parts for Hasegawa's classic 1:32 Sabre:
Hobby Boss have announced two 1:48 scale kits which are going to be released to sale in February 2012.
Trumpeter's website brings us two airplanes model kits scheduled for February 2012.
MPM Production have re-released the Special Hobby Polikarpov I-16 with new marking for the Sino-Japanese Conflict:
MPM Production have released a pair of 1:72 kits of the Boulton Paul Balliol and Sea Balliol advanced trainers under their Special Hobby banner:
MPM Production have announced an interesting line-up for the New Year under their various labels, with some very attractive new kits, welcome re-releases, and an intriguing glimpse of the CAD work on some of the details of a series of 1:48 Fairey Firefly kits:
1:200 Tu-95MS (1:200)
Dragon are set to release the first ex-Warsaw Pact subject in their 1:200 Modern Air Power series - the mighty Soviet Tu-95 Bear.
Allen Berry was at Telford show and managed to pick up a leaflet with Revell's kits scheduled to release for the first months of 2012.