THOSE INTERESTED in British Army Air Corps subjects will appreciate Polish company Hataka Hobby’s recent Red Line (airbrush-ready acrylics) addition.

The British AAC Helicopters Paint Set (HTK-AS87) provides all necessary colours applied to British Army rotary assets in the past 40 years. It comprises eight 17ml bottles, and includes tones for Operation Granby (1991 First Gulf War) and Cold War, bringing everything bang up to date with schemes for the Apache AH.1 and Lynx Wildcat.

A helpful guide on the packing’s rear provides a resumé of British Army helicopter paint schemes from the 1970s to present day. Further details are available at: