Aircraft reviews

Aircraft reviews

EDUARD 1/72 BF 110 RETURNS Review Premium

EDUARD 1/72 BF 110 RETURNS

Eduard's superb 1/72 Messerschmitt Bf 110E is reissued in Weekend Edition format, with new decals for four aircraft.

SPECIAL HOBBY’S NEW COBRA GUNSHIP BOXING Review Premium

SPECIAL HOBBY’S NEW COBRA GUNSHIP BOXING

Special Hobby has followed its original 1/48 new-tool AH-1G Cobra with a Vietnam boxing, offering the full M-35 gun system.

NEW TOOL: BEAUFORT MK.I BY ICM Review Premium

NEW TOOL: BEAUFORT MK.I BY ICM

ICM's 1/48 Bristol Beaufort is finally here and it looks smashing. Read our detailed review here.

ITALERI SPITFIRE MK.IX REISSUED AGAIN Review Premium

ITALERI SPITFIRE MK.IX REISSUED AGAIN

Occidental's original Spitfire Mk.IX tooling has yet again found its way into an Italeri box, but with excellent new decals for four airframes.

‘MESSERSPITS’: NEW AZ MODEL HISPANO BUCHÓNS Review Premium

‘MESSERSPITS’: NEW AZ MODEL HISPANO BUCHÓNS

Two further 1/72 Hispano Buchon boxings have been released by AZ Model, emulating US airshow circuit aircraft, and those in the film 'Battle of Britain'.

AIRFIX 1/24 HARRIER GR.1 REISSUE Review Premium

AIRFIX 1/24 HARRIER GR.1 REISSUE

The now legendary 1/24 Airfix Harrier GR.1 has been re-released as part of the firm’s popular Vintage Classic range, as CHRIS CLIFFORD reports.

SAINT VOLODOMIR FLANKER FROM GREAT WALL HOBBY Review Premium

UKRAINIAN FLANKER FROM GREAT WALL HOBBY

Great Wall Hobby's superb 1/48 Flanker-C two-seater has been re-released with a Ukrainian digital camouflage scheme.

NEW TOOL: PILOT REPLICAS’ SAAB SK60A/B Review Premium

NEW TOOL: PILOT REPLICAS’ SAAB SK60A/B

The first ever 1/48 kit of the SAAB SK60 is soon to be released by Sweden's Pilot Replicas. Judging by our advance sample, it looks splendid... and more boxings are expected!

NEW TOOL: SPECIAL HOBBY’S ISRAELI MIRAGE III Review Premium

NEW TOOL: SPECIAL HOBBY’S ISRAELI MIRAGE III

Special Hobby's new-tool 1/72 Mirage IIICJ is just around the corner, and it looks absolutely splendid. Get more detail with our in-depth review.

NEW STIRLING BOMBER VARIANT FROM ITALERI Review Premium

NEW STIRLING BOMBER VARIANT FROM ITALERI

With quality 1/72 iterations of the Short Stirling Mk.I and Mk.4 already under its belt, Italeri has reworked the tooling to give us the Mk.III.