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FONTHILL’S USAFE TACTICAL UNITS BOOK Review Premium

FONTHILL’S USAFE TACTICAL UNITS BOOK

Fonthill Media's new book USAFE Tactical Units is a splendid reference for modellers building aircraft based in the UK from 1950-92.

CANINE SABRE: REVELL’s F-86D IS BACK! Review Premium

CANINE SABRE: REVELL’s F-86D IS BACK!

Cold War Jet fans will welcome the return of the 1/48 Monogram/Revell F-86D... it's the best on the market in this scale.

SPARROWHAWK: NEW S.79 BOOK FROM CRÉCY Review Premium

CHARISMATIC SPARROWHAWK: NEW S.79 BOOK FROM CRÉCY

If you're modelling the Savoia-Marchetti S.79 Sparviero bomber, Crécy's sumptuous new hardback on the type is an invaluable reference work.

NEW TOOL: EDUARD’S 1/48 WILDCAT Review Premium

NEW TOOL: EDUARD’S 1/48 WILDCAT

Eduard's hotly anticipated new-tool 1/48 Grumman Wildcat is finally here, in ProfiPACK format... and it's a cracker!

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Going MAD: Special Hobby’s 1/48 AF-3S Guardian ‘MAD Boom’

Czech firm Special Hobby has re-issued its 1/48 scale Grumman AF-3S Guardian kit, complete with the distinctive MAD boom. Check out exclusive parts photos in AMW’s review here.

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Uncommon Spitfires from Eduard: 1/48 Spitfire Mk.Ia

One of the big plus points with Eduard’s approach to kits is that once the signature special boxings are released, there’s the chance to feature lesser-known aircraft, and such is the case with the Spitfire Mk.Ia, reviewed here.

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Eduard's Gustav Aces: 1/48 Bf 109G-6 Review

As AMW's review reveals, Modellers looking for a great value-for-money Bf 109G-6 should look no further than this lovely Weekend offering from Eduard.

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Special Hobby's 1/72 P-40M Warhawk/Kittyhawk Mk.III Reviewed!

Special Hobby’s P-40 returns as a P-40M variant, combining common Runners A and B with a new Frame C for the fuselage, plus relevant glazing from P-40E and P-40N releases. AMW Reviews these contents here.

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Spinal Swelling: What's inside Eduard's 1/48 MiG-21SMT

Having most recently been available in Revell packaging, Eduard has restored the 1/48 MiG-21SMT to its range as a Weekend Edition kit. AMW lifts the lid on this offering here.

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Parasol Predator: Eduard's 1/48 Fokker D.VIII Review

First released in 2006, Eduard’s D.VIII features delicate surface detail and a well-appointed interior, notably the cockpit. Discover AMW's verdict on the kit here.