Aircraft reviews

Aircraft reviews

AIRFIX’S ‘THEN AND NOW’ SPITFIRE/F-35B COMBO STARTER SET Review Premium

AIRFIX’S ‘THEN AND NOW’ SPITFIRE/F-35B COMBO STARTER SET

Stu Fone

Airfix's latest 1/72 Starter Set combines the recent, simplified Spitfire Mk.Vc and new-tool Lockheed-Martin F-35B Lightning II... with acrylics paints, two brushes and cement.

Stu Fone
TAKOM 135 NEW-TOOL AH-64 APACHE REVIEW Review Premium

TAKOM 1/35 NEW-TOOL AH-64 APACHE REVIEW

Stu Fone

Read our extensive in-box review of Takom's new-tool 1/35 AH-64 Apache, which is packed with fine detail.

Stu Fone
SUPERMODEL CR.32 REISSUED BY ITALERI Review Premium

SUPERMODEL CR.32 REISSUED BY ITALERI

Chris Clifford

A decade ago, Italeri improved Supermodel's 1/72 Fiat CR.32 and released it under its own packaging. The kit has now been reissued with stunning new colour schemes.

Chris Clifford
SPECIAL HOBBY HAVOC RE-RELEASE Review Premium

SPECIAL HOBBY HAVOC RE-RELEASE

Chris Clifford

Special Hobby has again reissued its 1/72 Havoc, this time as an A-20G strafer in a 'Low Altitude Raiders' boxing.

Chris Clifford
ITALERI 1/48 HAWK T.1 BUILD Review Premium

ITALERI 1/48 HAWK T.1 BUILD

Bill Clark

Bill Clark completes Italeri's 1/48 BAE Hawk T.1 in RAF Tactical Weapons Unit colours, adding aftermarket improvements along the way.

Bill Clark
MASTER-X ARSENAL-DELANNE 10C REVIEW Review Premium

MASTER-X ARSENAL-DELANNE 10C REVIEW

Chris Clifford

The original 1/72 kit of the Arsenal-Delanne 10C produced by Master-X in 2008 has been reissued in a stunning colour scheme. Read our full review.

Chris Clifford
RESKIT’S NEW F-111A CREW MODULE Review Premium

RESKIT’S NEW F-111A CREW MODULE

Chris Clifford

In a sidestep from its usual aftermarket upgrades, Ukraine's Reskit has released a superb 1/32 mixed-media kit of the F-111A Aardvark's escape module.

Chris Clifford
ITALERI’S F-15E REISSUE Review Premium

ITALERI’S F-15E REISSUE

Stu Fone

Italeri has reissued its 1/48 F-15E Strike Eagle with a new decal sheet for 48th FW airframes and updated parts.

Stu Fone
BRENGUN’S 1/144 A-24 BANSHEE DEBUT Review Premium

BRENGUN’S 1/144 A-24 BANSHEE DEBUT

Chris Clifford

Brengun has released the first ever 1/144 Douglas A-24B Banshee and it comes with decals for USAAF and French Air Force airframes.

Chris Clifford

INSPIRING WOODFORD AIRSHOW BOOK

Chris Clifford

Runway 25's recently revised book covering the History of Woodford Airshow is a splendid photographic reference for aircraft modellers.

Chris Clifford