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Airfix Model World Issue 88

Airfix Model World

Issue

Magazine:Airfix Model World
Number:Issue 88 | March 2018
Language:GB

Table of contents

Page
Reference
Treasuries
Sea Harrier FRA.1
 
Page 3
Editorial
Welcome to Issue 88 by Chris Clifford
 
Page 6
News
News Bulletin
Latest Updates
 
Page 10
News
Show Scene
At-a-glance model show calendar
 
Page 12
Gallery, 1:72 
Jolly Green Emily by Garry Tobiss
Garry Tobiss tackles Hasegawa's superb new-tool 1/72 Kawanishi H8K2, with extra help from Eduard aftermarket offerings
1:72 Kawanishi H8K2 Type 2 Flying Boat Model 12 (Hasegawa 01575)
 
Kawanishi H8K2 Type 2 Flying Boat Model 12 Japanese Navy Flying Boat
Hasegawa 1:72
01575 (E45)
2017 | Changed box
+
1:72 H8K2 Emily Engines (Eduard 672158)
 
H8K2 Emily Engines
Eduard 1:72
672158
2017 | New tool
+
1:72 H8K2 Emily Guns (Eduard 672157)
 
H8K2 Emily Guns
Eduard 1:72
672157
2017 | New tool
+
1:72 H8K2 Emily (Eduard BIG72128)
 
H8K2 Emily Hasegawa
Eduard 1:72
BIG72128
2017
+
 
Page 22
Gallery, 1:32 
Arctic Swift by Brian Wakeman
Brian Wakeman up-scales to Fly Models' 1/32 Wessex, and includes aftermarket extras for good measure
1:32 Westland Wessex HC.2 (Fly 32010)
 
Westland Wessex HC.2
Fly 1:32
32010
2015 | New tool
+
 
Page 28
Gallery, 1:35 
British Battle Taxi by Kev Smith
Kev Smith appraises Takom's FV 432 Armoured Personnel Carrier...a vehicle he kbows intimately through his own Army service
1:35 FV 432 Mk.2/1 (Takom 2066)
British APC
FV 432 Mk.2/1 w/Interior
Takom 1:35
2066
2017 | New tool
+
 
Page 36
Gallery, 1:48 
Accidental Warrior by Dave Oliver
Dave Oliver tackles IsraCast's 1/48 Dassault Ouragan multi-media kit, adding extra detail along the way
1:48 Israeli AF Ouragan MD 450 (IsraCast 48043)
 
Israeli AF Ouragan MD 450
IsraCast 1:48
48043
2016* | New tool
+
 
Page 44
Reference
In Focus by Ra'anan Weiss
Israeli Ouragan
 
Page 48
Gallery, 1:72 
Deliberate Force SHAR by Stu Fone
Stu Fone casts a critical eye over Airfix's re-released 1/72 Sea Harrier FA.2 and corrects some of its shortfalls
1:72 BAe Sea Harrier FA2 (Airfix A50017)
 
BAe Sea Harrier FA2
Airfix 1:72
A50017
2011 | Changed parts
+
1:72 Sea Harrier F/A.2 (Pavla Models C72096)
 
Sea Harrier F/A.2 for Airfix
Pavla Models 1:72
C72096
+
1:72 Sea Harrier FA2 S.A. (Eduard 73386)
 
Sea Harrier FA2 S.A. For Airfix kit
Eduard 1:72
73386
2011 | New tool
+
 
Page 56
Gallery, 1:35 
Soviet Scrapper by Bill Curtis
Bill Curtis tackles ICM'S 1/35 T-35/76 almost straight from the box
1:35 T-34/76 (ICM 35366)
WWII Soviet Medium Tank
T-34/76 (Late 1943 Production)
ICM 1:35
35366
2015 | Changed parts
+
 
Page 64
Reference
Out And About by Dave Oliver
Norfolk and Suffolk Aviation Museum
 
Page 66
Gallery, 1:72 
Jump Jet Pioneer by Dave Oliver
Dave Oliver builds Planet Models' diminitive 1/72 Short SC.1 mixed-media kit
1:72 Short SC-1 "First British VTOL Aircraft" (Planet Models 266)
 
Short SC-1 "First British VTOL Aircraft"
Planet Models 1:72
266 (PLT266)
2016 | New tool
+
 
Page 72
Reference
In Focus by Tony Buttler
Short SC.1
 
Page 78
Review
On The Shelf
Books
 
Page 82
Review
On The Shelf
Airplane Kits
1:72 Avia B-534 early series Dual Combo (Eduard 70103)
 
Avia B-534 early series Dual Combo ProfiPack Edition
Eduard 1:72
70103
2017 | Changed parts
+
1:48 Caudron G.IV (Copper State Models CSM 1028)
 
Caudron G.IV Hydravion
Copper State Models 1:48
CSM 1028
2016 | Changed parts
+
1:144 Dornier Do 17Z-2/3 (Mark I Models MKM14464)
 
Dornier Do 17Z-2/3 "Balkan Operations"
Mark I Models 1:144
MKM14464
2017 | Changed decals
+
1:48 SBD-5 Dauntless (Italeri 2673)
 
SBD-5 Dauntless
Italeri 1:48
2673
2017 | Changed box
+
1:32 Focke Wulf Fw190 A-8/R11 Nightfighter (Revell 03926)
 
Focke Wulf Fw190 A-8/R11 Nightfighter
Revell 1:32
03926 (80-3926)
2017 | Changed parts
+
1:48 IMAM Romeo Ro.37bis (Special Hobby SH48185)
 
IMAM Romeo Ro.37bis
Special Hobby 1:48
SH48185
2017 | Changed parts
+
1:48 Ju 88A-14 (ICM 48234)
 
Ju 88A-14 WWII German Bomber
ICM 1:48
48234
2016 | Changed parts
+
1:72 Martin Baker MB.6 'Night Ferret' (AZ model AZ7581)
 
Martin Baker MB.6 'Night Ferret'
AZ model 1:72
AZ7581
2017 | Changed decals
+
1:72 F-15E (Academy 12550)
USAF
F-15E "333rd Fighter Squadron"
Academy 1:72
12550
2017 | New tool
+
1:32 F-4G Phantom II (Revell 04959)
 
F-4G Phantom II "Wild Weasel"
Revell 1:32
04959 (80-4959)
2017 | Changed decals
+
1:72 MiG-31 Foxhound B/BM (Trumpeter 01680)
 
MiG-31 Foxhound B/BM
Trumpeter 1:72
01680
2016 | Changed parts
+
1:144 Vickers VC10 K4 (Roden 328)
 
Vickers VC10 K4 type 1170 tanker
Roden 1:144
328
2017 | Changed decals
+
 
Page 86
Review
On The Shelf
Military Kits
1:72 BMP-3 (Modelcollect MA72007)
Russian
BMP-3 Infantry Fighting Vehicle
Modelcollect 1:72
MA72007
2017 | Changed parts
+
1:35 Tiger with ATGM Kornet (Zvezda 3682)
 
Tiger with ATGM Kornet
Zvezda 1:35
3682
2017 | Changed parts
+
1:35 30.5cm Mörser "Bär" (Amusing Hobby 35A014)
 
30.5cm Mörser "Bär"
Amusing Hobby 1:35
35A014
2017 | New tool
+
1:56 M4A2 Sherman / Sherman Mk III (Rubicon Models 280055)
 
M4A2 Sherman / Sherman Mk III
Rubicon Models 1:56
280055
+
1:35 Typ L3000S (ICM 35420)
 
Typ L3000S WWII German Truck
ICM 1:35
35420
2017 | New tool
+
1:35 9K35 Strela-10 (SA-13 Gopher) (Trumpeter 05554)
 
9K35 Strela-10 (SA-13 Gopher) Surface-to-Air Missile System
Trumpeter 1:35
05554
2017 | Changed parts
+
1:72 Sd.Kfz.171 Panther Ausf.A Early Production (Dragon 7499)
 
Sd.Kfz.171 Panther Ausf.A Early Production
Dragon 1:72
7499
2016 | Changed parts
+
1:35 T-55 Mod. 1963 (MiniArt 37018)
Soviet Medium Tank
T-55 Mod. 1963 Interior Kit
MiniArt 1:35
37018
2017 | Changed parts
+
 
Page 88
Review
On The Shelf
Auto Kits
1:24 Model T 1912 Light Delivery Car (ICM 24008)
 
Model T 1912 Light Delivery Car
ICM 1:24
24008
2017 | Changed parts
+
1:25 '76 Ford Torino (Revell 07038)
 
'76 Ford Torino
Revell 1:25
07038
2017 | Changed box
+
1:24 Ford Transit UK Police (Italeri 3657)
 
Ford Transit UK Police
Italeri 1:24
3657
2017 | Changed decals
+
1:35 Hanomag RL-20 (PlusModel 485)
 
Hanomag RL-20
PlusModel 1:35
485
2016 | New tool
+
 
Page 90
Review
On The Shelf
Decal Sheets
1:72 A.W.38 Whitley (DK Decals 72044)
 
A.W.38 Whitley in RAF Service
DK Decals 1:72
72044
2017 | New tool
+
1:144 AIR NIUGINI BAE 146-200 (Decales Global DG14993)
 
AIR NIUGINI BAE 146-200
Decales Global 1:144
DG14993
2017 | New tool
+
1:72 Mirage 2000D n°652 3-XN "30 Ans Raid Ouadi Doum" (Syhart Decal 72-103)
Mirage 2000D n°652 3-XN "30 Ans Raid Ouadi Doum" EC 3/3 Ardennes 1987 - 2017
Syhart Decal 1:72
72-103
2017* | New tool
+
1:72 Fouga CM170 MAGISTER; Westland SEA KING HAS1 (Model Art Decal System 72/068)
 
Fouga CM170 MAGISTER; Westland SEA KING HAS1
Model Art Decal System 1:72
72/068
2018 | New tool
Multi topic
+
1:72 The History of Kampfgeschwader KG51 Edelweiss (Xtradecal X72285)
 
The History of Kampfgeschwader KG51 Edelweiss
Xtradecal 1:72
X72285
2018 | New tool
Multi topic
+
1:48 Lavochkin La-5FN, Part II (Foxbot Decals 48-024)
 
Lavochkin La-5FN, Part II
Foxbot Decals 1:48
48-024
2017 | New tool
+
1:72 JASDF F-15J Eagle (DXM Decals 71-7219)
 
JASDF F-15J Eagle 303rd TFS 60th Anniversary
DXM Decals 1:72
71-7219 (DXM72020)
2017 | New tool
+
1:72 F-4E Phantom II No 79-0040 4th TFW Seymour Johnson AFB 1984 (Custom Aeronautical Miniatures (CAM) MS72019)
 
F-4E Phantom II No 79-0040 4th TFW Seymour Johnson AFB 1984
Custom Aeronautical Miniatures (CAM) 1:72
MS72019
+
1:48 Schlacht Bf-109Es (Iliad Design 48032)
 
Schlacht Bf-109Es
Iliad Design 1:48
48032
2017 | New tool
+
1:35 King Tiger / Tiger II # 3. (Star Decals 35-C1095)
 
King Tiger / Tiger II # 3.
Star Decals 1:35
35-C1095
+
 
Page 94
Review
On The Shelf
Accessories
1:350 US Navy Forklifter, early (SSN-Modellbau SSN-R35041)
 
US Navy Forklifter, early
SSN-Modellbau 1:350
SSN-R35041
2017 | New tool
+
1:32 Mirage III E/R exterior (Eduard 32403)
 
Mirage III E/R exterior
Eduard 1:32
32403
2017 | New tool
+
1:350 "Narvik" Class Detail (White Ensign Models 35186)
"Narvik" Class (Z-25, Z-30, and Z-43)
"Narvik" Class Detail Trumpeter kits
White Ensign Models 1:350
35186
+
1:72 He 111H-6 interior (Eduard 73574)
 
He 111H-6 interior for Airfix
Eduard 1:72
73574
2016 | New tool
+
1:72 He 111H-6 bomb bay (Eduard 72635)
 
He 111H-6 bomb bay for Airfix
Eduard 1:72
72635
2016 | New tool
+
1:35 M9 ACE Photo-etch Set (Hauler HLU35102)
 
M9 ACE Photo-etch Set Takom kit
Hauler 1:35
HLU35102
2017 | New tool
+
1:32 P-47 D late (Yahu Models YMA3223)
 
P-47 D late Hasegawa
Yahu Models 1:32
YMA3223
2017
+
1:48 Supermarine Spitfire 4-Slot Block Tread (Barracuda Studios BR48318)
 
Supermarine Spitfire 4-Slot Block Tread
Barracuda Studios 1:48
BR48318
2017 | New tool
+
1:24 Toolbox (Highlight Model Studio HME-030)
 
Toolbox
Highlight Model Studio 1:24
HME-030
2017 | New tool
+
 
Page 98
Reference
Archive Treasures
Sea Harrier FA.2
 

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