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Airfix Model World Issue 87

Airfix Model World

Issue

Magazine:
Airfix Model World
Number:
Issue 87 | February 2018
Language:
English

Table of contents

Editorial | Page 3
Welcome To Issue 87

by Chris Clifford
 

News | Page 6
News Bulletin


Latest Updates
 

News | Page 12
Show Scene


At-a-glance model show calendar
 

Build Report, 1:32  | Page 14
Monster MiG

by Dave Oliver
Dave Oliver enlivens Trumpeter's imposing 1/32 MiG-23 with aftermarket detail
 

Reference | Page 22
In Focus

by Guy Holroyd
MiG-23
 

Reference | Page 28
Photo Focus

by Kev Baxter
Swiss F-5
 

Build Report, 1:35  | Page 30
Sky Sweeper

by Joe Turne
AMW's hunior modeller Joe Turner tackles Dragon's Panzer IV-based 'Ostwind'
 

Build Report, 1:72  | Page 40
Postal Pioneer

by Toni Canfora
Toni Canfora needed patience and determination to complete SBS Model's mixed-media Latécoère floatplane
 

Build Report, 1:48  | Page 50
Native American Weapon

by Garry Tobiss
Garry Tobiss enhances the latest incarnation of Airfix's /48 P-40B
1:48 P-40B (Eduard 49786)
P-40B for Airfix
Eduard 1:48
49786 2016 | New tool
1:48 P-40B (Eduard EX530)
P-40B Airfix
Eduard 1:48
EX530 2016
 

Build Report, 1:144  | Page 58
Red Goose Snooper

by Massimo Santarossa
Massimo Santarossa portrays the RAF's latest spy plane by matching S&M Models' Airseeker conversion with the Minicraft KC-135 kit
1:144 USAF KC-135E (Minicraft Model Kits 14627)
USAF KC-135E
Minicraft Model Kits 1:144
14627 2013 | New tool
 

Reference | Page 64
Photo Focus


RAF RC-135W
 

Build Report, 1:48  | Page 66
Schweinhund!

by Eric Larson
Eric Larson finds there's much to love about Eduard's latest Great War gem
 

Review | Page 76
On The Shelf


Books
 

Review | Page 80
On The Shelf


Aircraft Kits
1:48 F-4B/N (Academy 12315)
USMC
F-4B/N "VMFA-531 Gray Ghosts"
Academy 1:48
12315 2017 | Changed parts
 

Review | Page 84
On The Shelf


Military Kits
1:56 A15 Crusader (Rubicon Models 280025)
Cruiser Tank Mk VI
A15 Crusader
Rubicon Models 1:56
280025 2015 | New tool
1:72 M109 G (Revell 03305)
M109 G
Revell 1:72
03305 2017 | New tool
1:72 M3 ‘STUART’ (Mirage Hobby 726069)
Light Tank
M3 ‘STUART’ 2/6th Australian Armoured Regiment (Buna, Gona, Sanananda Dec.’42-Jan ‘43)
Mirage Hobby 1:72
726069 2017 | Changed parts
1:72 9K728 Iskander-K (Modelcollect UA72032)
Russian
9K728 Iskander-K Cruise Missile MZKT Chassis
Modelcollect 1:72
UA72032 2017 | Changed parts
 

Review | Page 86
On The Shelf


Maritime Kits
 

Review | Page 88
Ob The Shelf


Figures
 

Review | Page 90
On The Shelf


Decal Sheets
 

Review | Page 94
On The Shelf


Accessories
 

Reference | Page 98
Archive Treasures


Hawker Hunter F.6
 

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