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Airfix Releases for August

August has been a busy month for Airfix, with a batch of newly available products - check out the full listing inside!

ALLIED AND AXIS AIRCREW

Pilot figures are great way to enliven any aircraft diorama or vignette. PlusModel's two new items are certainly worth considering, if you're building 1/32 Luftwaffe fighters, or RAF Spitfires/Hurricanes in 1/48.

MORE UKRAINIAN TROOPS

MasterBox continues to design new themed figure sets based on the current Russia-Ukraine War. This latest product has four Ukrainian troops posing with a captured Russian tank.

UKRAINE DEFENDERS FROM MASTERBOX

In spite of the current situation, Ukrainian firm MasterBox is continuing work and designing a new figure series... Russian-Ukrainian war 2022. The figures will be in 1/35 and 1/24 scales.

1/35 GERMAN WINTER SOLDIERS FROM MINIART

Figures are a great way to enliven any diorama or vignette, and there's a multitude of uses for MiniArt's new 1/35 styrene Totenkopf Division set, which features resin heads and a wealth of personal equipment and small arms.

LIFECOLOR’S NEW GERMAN UNIFORM PAINT

Figure painters have a useful new option in Lifecolor's Feldgrau 1939/1945 acrylic set, with six different uniform shades.

MILITARY AND FIGURE GEMS FROM ROYAL MODEL

Italy's Royal Model has released several superb new resin items for military/figure modellers. The sculpting is fabulous!

HELLENIC COMBATANTS OF YORE

The new book Ancient Greeks At War offers a wealth of inspiration for figure painters with Spartans, Hoplites and others to replicate in scale form.