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Aurora

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Brand info

Name:Aurora
Country:US
Founded:1950
Stopped:1977
Status:
Brands:Addar
K&B
Aurora Canada
Aurora Netherlands
Playcraft Aurora
Aurora Plastics Co. U.K. Ltd.

New releases

 

New entries in the database

The 10 latest products from Aurora added to our search engine. Show all products from Aurora.

1:8 Captain Action (Aurora 480-129)
 
Captain Action
Aurora 1:8
480-129
1966 | New tool
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1:8 The Incredible Hulk (Aurora 421-100)
 
The Incredible Hulk
Aurora 1:8
421-100
1966 | New tool
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No Dracula's Dragster (Aurora 466-129)
 
Dracula's Dragster
Aurora
466-129
1965 | New tool
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1:8 Mummy's Chariot (Aurora 459-98)
 
Mummy's Chariot
Aurora 1:8
459-98
1965 | New tool
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No Frankenstein's Flivver (Aurora 465-98)
 
Frankenstein's Flivver
Aurora
465-98
1965 | New tool
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1:8 Jesse James (Aurora 408-98)
 
Jesse James
Aurora 1:8
408-98
1964 | New tool
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1:600 USS St. Paul (Aurora 703-98)
 
USS St. Paul Heavy Cruiser Baltimore Class
Aurora 1:600
703-98
1957 | New tool
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1:104 707 Jetliner (Aurora 382-250)
Boeing
707 Jetliner Parents Magazine Logo Removed
Aurora 1:104
382-250
1959 | Changed box
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1:32 Ford Mustang (Aurora 665-175)
2 + 2 Fastback
Ford Mustang
Aurora 1:32
665-175
1969 | Changed box
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1:80 Avro Arrow CF-105 (Aurora 124-129)
 
Avro Arrow CF-105
Aurora 1:80
124-129
1958 | New tool
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Hot kits

The 15 most wanted products from Aurora at this moment are:

1:72 Piper Aztec C (Aurora 282-70)
 
Piper Aztec C
Aurora 1:72
282-70
1968 | New tool
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1:25 Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (Aurora 828-300)
 
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
Aurora 1:25
828-300
1968 | New tool
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1:72 Jet Commander (Aurora 85-100)
 
Jet Commander
Aurora 1:72
85-100
1968 | New tool
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1:93 U.S. Navy Sealab III (Aurora )
 
U.S. Navy Sealab III
Aurora 1:93
1970 | New tool
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1:72 Lockheed AH-56A Cheyenne 'Copter (Aurora 502)
 
Lockheed AH-56A Cheyenne 'Copter
Aurora 1:72
502
1972 | Changed box
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1:72 Piper Cherokee 180 (Aurora 281-70)
 
Piper Cherokee 180
Aurora 1:72
281-70
1968 | New tool
+
1:72 Lockheed AH-56A Cheyenne 'Copter (Aurora 502-130)
 
Lockheed AH-56A Cheyenne 'Copter
Aurora 1:72
502-130
1969 | Changed box
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1:81 Aero Commander (Aurora 285-39)
 
Aero Commander
Aurora 1:81
285-39
1963 | Changed parts
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1:72 Cessna Skymaster (Aurora 279-70)
 
Cessna Skymaster
Aurora 1:72
279-70
1968 | New tool
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1:72 737 (Aurora 359)
 
737 Boeing Short Range Commercial Jet
Aurora 1:72
359
1968 | New tool
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1:48 Kaman HOK-1 (Aurora 505)
 
Kaman HOK-1
Aurora 1:48
505
196x | Changed box
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1:200 Orbital Interceptor (Aurora 251)
Ragnarok
Orbital Interceptor
Aurora 1:200
251
1975 | New tool
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1:72 Thor IRBM (Aurora 380)
 
Thor IRBM with Launching Pad and Servicing Tower
Aurora 1:72
380
1958 | New tool
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1:87 The Rat Patrol (Aurora 340-200)
 
The Rat Patrol
Aurora 1:87
340-200
1967 | New tool
Multi topic
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1:8 Sir Galahad of Camelot (Aurora 826-100)
 
Sir Galahad of Camelot
Aurora 1:8
826-100
1967 | New tool
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Most bought

Some scale models are more popular than others. Here is the top 10 of the most bought kits from Aurora:

1:72 Jet Commander (Aurora 85-100)
 
Jet Commander
Aurora 1:72
85-100
1968 | New tool
+
1:72 Messerschmitt Me262 B (Aurora 6608)
Heller
Messerschmitt Me262 B
Aurora 1:72
6608
1977 | Changed box
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1:72 Lockheed AH-56A Cheyenne 'Copter (Aurora 502-130)
 
Lockheed AH-56A Cheyenne 'Copter
Aurora 1:72
502-130
1969 | Changed box
+
1:72 Sikorsky HH-3E (Aurora 505-130)
 
Sikorsky HH-3E Jolly Green Giant
Aurora 1:72
505-130
1969 | New tool
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1:72 AH-56A Cheyenne 'Copter (Aurora 502-130)
 
AH-56A Cheyenne 'Copter
Aurora 1:72
502-130
1968 | New tool
+
1:48 Bristol F.2B Fighter (Aurora 776)
 
Bristol F.2B Fighter
Aurora 1:48
776
1976 | Changed parts
+
1:72 Piper Aztec C (Aurora 282-70)
 
Piper Aztec C
Aurora 1:72
282-70
1968 | New tool
+
1:72 737 (Aurora 359)
 
737 Boeing Short Range Commercial Jet
Aurora 1:72
359
1968 | New tool
+
1:72 T-34/76 (Aurora 6208)
Esci
T-34/76 Improved 1943 Model of the Best Russian Tank
Aurora 1:72
6208
1977 | Changed box
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1:48 De Havilland DH-10A (Aurora 786)
British
De Havilland DH-10A Long-Range British Bomber
Aurora 1:48
786
1976 | Changed parts
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Books

Aurora 1964 (Aurora )
 
Aurora 1964 Enter the Wonderful World of Aurora
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1962 Hobby Kits (Aurora )
1962 Hobby Kits A guide to the world's largest collection of plastic scale m...
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1959-60 Collectors Catalog (Aurora )
1959-60 Collectors Catalog A guide to the world's largest collection of plastic scale m...
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Aurora 1960 (Aurora )
Aurora 1960 A guide to the world's largest collection of plastic scale m...
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1967 Catalog (Aurora )
 
1967 Catalog The World's Largest Collection of Scale Model Hobby Kits
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1959-60 Collectors Catalogue (Aurora )
1959-60 Collectors Catalogue A Guide to the World's Largest Collection of Plastic Scale M...
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Gallery

The Voyager 1:72
The Voyager
1:72

by Lars Liljeblad on

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The Mummy 1:8
The Mummy
1:8

by Michael Thomas-Knight on

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The Voyager 1:72
The Voyager
Aurora 1:72

by Allen B. Ury on Fantastic Plastic

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Flying Sub 1:60
Flying Sub
Aurora 1:60

by Allen B. Ury on Fantastic Plastic

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Ryan X-13 Vertijet 1:48
Ryan X-13 Vertijet
Aurora 1:48

by Tom Swimm on Fantastic Plastic

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Hiller X-18 Convertiplane 1:72
Hiller X-18 Convertiplane
Aurora 1:72

by Carmel J. Attard on ARC Air

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American Bison 1:16
American Bison
Aurora 1:16

by Scott Lyle on Modelingmadness

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Black Bear and Cubs 1:10
Black Bear and Cubs
Aurora 1:10

by Scott Lyle on Modelingmadness

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IS-3 1:48
IS-3
Aurora 1:48

by John Grima on Tank Guys

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Release history

A histogram showing the amount and spread of releases:

1952
2000
 

Aurora is was one of the early plastic scale modeling companies. Based on our records the first release by Aurora was roughly 67 years ago in the year 1952.

50 products from Aurora have no clear release year and are not shown in the above statistics.

 

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