Airfix Model World


Your complete guide to the world of scale modelling.

The Official Airfix
Modelling Magazine

Welcome to Airfix Model World (AMW). We hope you will be pleasantly surprised by the contents, not just in terms of actual builds, but also the high-quality photography (all by contributors) and explanatory text. Both have been trademarks of this magazine since its inception, with the former crucial to creating an easily understandable article – after all, model-making is a visual hobby, so we have always strived to show readers just how the end result is achieved.

Airfix Model World Magazine Features

While we feature Airfix products in every issue, we also cover those from other major manufacturers, such as Eduard, Hasegawa, Revell, Special Hobby, IBG Models, Italeri, Tamiya and Kinetic, as well as those from limited-run and ‘cottage industry’ firms. It means we cover every genre of the hobby, from figures and aircraft to armour, maritime and sci-fi/real space, with the aim of providing the broadest selection of content.

Furthermore, AMW has strived to include informative history/background articles with certain build features, often providing a different take on an otherwise familiar topic. These are written by renowned historians or people involved intimately with a subject. If you are seeking something more in-depth, then we occasionally publish special supplements, dedicated sections or bookazines, which focus on either a theme or a newly-tooled kit, along with valuable reference material on the real subject where feasible. No other monthly scale modelling magazine offers this much variety and quality.

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Latest articles from Airfix Model World

View the latest news and features from Airfix Model World Monthly magazine below.

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OIL IN A BOTTLE

CREATED AS an artist’s tool, oil paints are used increasingly...

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WHISPERING DEATH

AIRFIX’S NEW-tool 1/72 Beaufighter Mk.X can now be converted...

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SUBSCRIBE AND SAVE

WHEN YOU TAKE OUT A 2-YEAR OR DIRECT DEBIT SUBSCRIPTION TO ...

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in brief

SMART HART Finland’s Arctic Decals has released 1/48 markings...

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GRUMBLE AND GARGOYLE COMMANDER

IN ADDITION to German World War Two subjects, Modelcollect is...

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GROUP C COMEBACK

ENDURANCE CAR fans can now celebrate the re-introduction of Hasegawa’s...

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RISING SUN SHIP HUES

ITALY’S LIFECOLOR has released two paint sets for Imperial...

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AGRICULTURAL ABODE

RURAL DIORAMAS will be all the better for this superb 1/35 building...

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Airfix Model World February 2017

TED'S SILVER SNOOPER: Extra detail for Airfix’s re-issued 1/72 Spitfire PR.XIX

GREY WOLF IMPROVEMENT

NAVAL MODELLERS, or those who specifically favour German wartime...

Magazine Contacts 

Editor

Stu Fone 

stuart.fone@keypublishing.com

Group Editor Modelling

Mike Wild

mike.wild@keypublishing.com

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Brodie Baxter

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