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Flying Banana Republic Feature Premium

Flying Banana Republic

Andy Davies adds African flavour to Italeri's 1/72 Piasecki H-21 helicopter, using Whirlybird's Congolese conversion set.

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EXTRA IMAGES INSIDE: A selection of classic World War Two military vehicles and aircraft makes for another fine array of reader projects this month.

Highline Hauler: 1/24 Scania S730 truck from Italeri

Commercial vehicle modellers will be thrilled to discover the latest truck kit from Italeri: a 1/24 replica of the Scania S730 Highline 4x2 tractor unit.

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Ubiquitous Celebration: Italeri's 1/35 Willys Jeep MB 80th Anniversary

Italeri’s 1/24 Willys Jeep has been re-released to celebrate 80 years since the type was first produced. Discover more in AMW's review.

EASTERN BLOC MUD-MOVER RE-RELEASED Review Premium

EASTERN BLOC MUD-MOVER RETURNS

As it gradually re-releases old ESCI mouldings, Italeri has now selected the former's 1/48 MiG-27 for the same treatment, and you can also build a MiG-23BN from the same parts. This is vintage tooling, though, and will need much work to make a refined, accurate replica. However, the new decals are superb.

VINTAGE V-22 RETURNS Review Premium

VINTAGE V-22 RETURNS

Re-issued three times since its original launch in 1989, Italeri's 1/72 V-22A Osprey has been re-released once again, with new decals for three schemes. It might be old, but it still has pleasing aspects.

THE EXPLOSIVE MOTORBOAT IS BACK! Review Premium

THE EXPLOSIVE MOTORBOAT IS BACK!

Along with its 1/35 SLC Maiale manned torpedo, Italeri has re-released its same-scale Italian MTM Barchino explosive motor boat. Photo-etched brass details are included.

ITALERI’S UNDERWATER PIG RETURNS Review Premium

ITALERI’S UNDERWATER PIG RETURNS

Italeri's 1/35 Maiale manned torpedo from 2007 has its first, and very welcome, re-release. It offers photo-etched brass details and crew figures, as well as a neat display stand.

CHANNEL SCOURGE Feature Premium

CHANNEL SCOURGE

Garry Tobiss clear a very large space to build Italeri's massive 1/35 S-38 Schnellboot... adding aftermarket goodies for extra detail. If you want an impressive German Navy vessel, this is it!

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In a first for this feature, our Display Case this month has predominantly shifted the focus from aircraft models to readers’ ground-based vehicles instead, plus there's further variety with bonus online-exclusive entries.