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Airfix Model World 71

Airfix Model World

Issue

Magazine:Airfix Model World
Number:71 | October 2016
Language:GB

Table of contents

Page 3
Editorial
Welcome to Issue 71 by Chris Clifford
 
Page 6
News
News Bullettin
Latest Updates
 
Page 10
News
Show Scene
At-a-glance model and airshow calendar
 
Page 14
Gallery, 1:48 
Second To None by James Vaitkevicius
James Vaitkevicius converts Revell's Tornado IDS to an RAF GR.4A flown by 2 Squadron and decorated for the unit's 100th Anniversary
1:48 Panavia Tornado IDS (Revell 03987)
 
Panavia Tornado IDS
Revell 1:48
03987 (80-3987)
2014 | New tool
+
 
Page 22
Reference
Flying the Mighty Fin
A serving RAF Tornado pilot describes the plus-points of the RAF's venerable ground-attack maestro.
 
Page 26
Reference
The Tonka in Detail
Get to know the Tornado GR.4 intimately with out exclusive walk-around photos
 
Page 28
News
Out and About by Chris Clifford
Figureworld 2016
 
Page 30
Gallery, 1:35 
The Long Hard Road by Bill Curtis
Bill Curtis finds ICM's Panhard AMD-35 to be a splendid little gem
1:35 Panzerspähwagen P 204 (f) (ICM 35374)
WWII German Armored Vehicle
Panzerspähwagen P 204 (f)
ICM 1:35
35374
2016 | Changed parts
+
 
Page 38
Full Throttle by Ian Grainger
Ian Grainger finds modelling inspiration aplenty at this year's Goodwood extravaganza
 
Page 40
News
Out and About by Dave Oliver
Essex Modellers Show
 
Page 42
Gallery, 1:72 
Civil Suit by Andy Davies
Andy Davies revels in Airfix's latest variant of the 'flying barn door' with this exclusive test-shot build
1:72 Armstrong Whitworth Whitley GR.Mk.VII (Airfix A09009)
 
Armstrong Whitworth Whitley GR.Mk.VII
Airfix 1:72
A09009
2016 | Changed parts
+
 
Page 48
Gallery
Red-Tailed Devil by Andy Davies
With last year's 1/72 B5N2 being a big success, Airfix's has now turned to the initial production variant. Andy Davies builds this exclusive test shot
1:72 Nakajima B5N1 'Kate' (Airfix A04060)
 
Nakajima B5N1 'Kate'
Airfix 1:72
A04060
2016 | Changed parts
+
 
Page 54
News
Out and About by Malcolm V Lowe
Poole Vikings Show 2016
 
Page 56
Gallery
The Protector by Sonia Maes
Sonia Maes explores the First Afghan War with Hawk Miniatures' splendid 90 mm figure, Lieutenant Souter
 
Page 62
Gallery, 1:32 
Polish Pugilist by Jen Wright
Jen Wright tackles Silver Wings' latest mixed-media extravaganza... It's not for beginners!
1:32 PZL P.11c (Silver Wings 32-018)
 
PZL P.11c
Silver Wings 1:32
32-018
2015 | New tool
+
 
Page 72
Review
On The Shelf
Books
 
Page 76
Review
On The Shelf
Aircraft Kits
1:144 Airbus A320 Etihad Airways (Revell 03968)
 
Airbus A320 Etihad Airways
Revell 1:144
03968 (80-3968)
2016 | Changed decals
+
1:48 Airco DH-2 (Eduard 8094)
 
Airco DH-2 ProfiPack Edition
Eduard 1:48
8094
2011 | Changed parts
+
1:72 Avro Anson Mk.I "Late version in RAF Service" (Special Hobby SH72074)
 
Avro Anson Mk.I "Late version in RAF Service" Reissue
Special Hobby 1:72
SH72074
2016 | Changed box
+
1:72 Mirage 2000C (Italeri 1381)
 
Mirage 2000C Gulf war 25th Anniversary
Italeri 1:72
1381
2016 | Changed decals
+
1:32 UH-72 A Lakota personnel & material transport version (Revell 04927)
 
UH-72 A Lakota personnel & material transport version
Revell 1:32
04927 (80-4927)
2016 | Changed decals
+
1:48 Jet Provost T.4 (Fly 48019)
 
Jet Provost T.4
Fly 1:48
48019
2014 | Changed ???
+
1:72 Letov Š-16 (Brengun BRP72017)
 
Letov Š-16 Bomber/recconnaissance plane
Brengun 1:72
BRP72017
2015 | Changed parts
+
1:72 MiG-29 "Fulcrum" (Italeri 1377)
 
MiG-29 "Fulcrum"
Italeri 1:72
1377
2016 | Changed decals
+
1:72 Su-20 (Modelsvit 72020)
 
Su-20 (Cy-20)
Modelsvit 1:72
72020
2016 | Changed parts
+
1:48 Spitfire Mk.VIII (Eduard 84139)
 
Spitfire Mk.VIII Weekend edition
Eduard 1:48
84139
2015 | Changed parts
+
1:72 TBF/TBM Avenger & F6F Hellcat 'The Battle of Leyte' (Hasegawa 02162)
 
TBF/TBM Avenger & F6F Hellcat 'The Battle of Leyte'
Hasegawa 1:72
02162
2015 | Changed decals
Multi topic
+
1:48 Henschel Hs129B1/2 & Junkers Ju87-G2 'Tank Busters' (Hasegawa 07409)
 
Henschel Hs129B1/2 & Junkers Ju87-G2 'Tank Busters'
Hasegawa 1:48
07409
2015 | Model set
Multi topic
+
 
Page 80
Review
On The Shelf
Military Kits
1:35 Six-Wheel Army Truck (ICM 35001)
Soviet
Six-Wheel Army Truck
ICM 1:35
35001
2016 | New tool
+
1:35 M1A2 SEP TUSK II (Academy 13298)
U.S. Army
M1A2 SEP TUSK II
Academy 1:35
13298
2016 | New tool
+
1:35 M1A2 SEP Abrams TUSK I / TUSK II / M1A1 TUSK (Rye Field Model RM-5004)
U.S. Main Battle Tank
M1A2 SEP Abrams TUSK I / TUSK II / M1A1 TUSK 3 in 1
Rye Field Model 1:35
RM-5004
2016 | New tool
+
1:35 M48A1 (Dragon 3559)
 
M48A1
Dragon 1:35
3559
2016 | Changed parts
+
1:72 Stuart Mk.VI M5A1 (Late) (Mirage Hobby 726089)
Light tank
Stuart Mk.VI M5A1 (Late) 1st Polish Armoured Division, Chambois, Normandy, August 18th 1944
Mirage Hobby 1:72
726089
2015 | Changed parts
+
1:72 Pz Kpfw III Ausf. L (Revell 03251)
 
Pz Kpfw III Ausf. L
Revell 1:72
03251 (80-3251)
2016 | Changed decals
+
1:35 T-44M (MiniArt 37002)
Soviet Medium Tank
T-44M with Interior
MiniArt 1:35
37002
2016 | Changed parts
+
1:35 DAK Kübelwagen w/Officers (Dragon 6364)
 
DAK Kübelwagen w/Officers Typ 82
Dragon 1:35
6364
2006 | Changed parts
+
 
Page 82
Review
On The Shelf
Maritime Kits
1:700 HMS Jamaica (L'Arsenal 700 17)
 
HMS Jamaica 1942
L'Arsenal 1:700
700 17
+
1:350 German Destroyer Type 1936 (Revell 05141)
 
German Destroyer Type 1936
Revell 1:350
05141 (80-5141)
2016 | Changed box
+
1:720 Lützow (Italeri 507)
 
Lützow
Italeri 1:720
507
2016 | Changed box
+
1:700 Titanic (Zvezda 9059)
R.M.S.
Titanic
Zvezda 1:700
9059
2016 | New tool
+
 
Page 84
Review
On The Shelf
Sci-Fi Kits
1:78 Poe's X-Wing Fighter (Revell 06750)
 
Poe's X-Wing Fighter The Force awakens
Revell 1:78
06750
2015 | New tool
+
1:121 Darth Vaders TIE Fighter (Revell 63602)
 
Darth Vaders TIE Fighter Model-Set
Revell 1:121
63602
2015 | Model set
+
1:72 First Order Special Forces TIE Fighter (Bandai 0203219)
Star Wars The Force Awakens
First Order Special Forces TIE Fighter
Bandai 1:72
0203219 (2291100)
2016 | Changed parts
+
 
Page 86
Review
On The Shelf
Auto Kits
1:24 Alfa Romeo 155 V6 TI Martini (Tamiya 24176)
 
Alfa Romeo 155 V6 TI Martini
Tamiya 1:24
24176
2016 | Changed decals
+
1:24 Lamborghini Countach 25th Anniversary (Italeri 3684)
 
Lamborghini Countach 25th Anniversary
Italeri 1:24
3684
2016 | Changed ???
+
1:20 Team Lotus Type 88 (Ebbro 20011)
 
Team Lotus Type 88 (1981)
Ebbro 1:20
20011
2016 | New tool
+
1:24 Magirus-Deutz 360M19 Canvas (Italeri 3912)
 
Magirus-Deutz 360M19 Canvas
Italeri 1:24
3912
2016 | Changed parts
+
 
Page 88
Review
On The Shelf
Figures
1:35 Volkssturm, Germany, 1944-1945 (Master Box MB35172)
 
Volkssturm, Germany, 1944-1945
Master Box 1:35
MB35172
2016 | New tool
+
1:72 Ground Crew (PJ Production 721134)
 
Ground Crew
PJ Production 1:72
721134
+
1:35 Goumier Rifles (ICM 35565)
Moroccan
Goumier Rifles (1943)
ICM 1:35
35565
2015 | New tool
+
1:72 Soviet Air Force ground crew (Zvezda 6187)
 
Soviet Air Force ground crew
Zvezda 1:72
6187
2015 | New tool
+
1:48 U.S. tank riders (Oniria miniatures WB6)
Kelley's Heroes
U.S. tank riders "... you could probably use some armor"
Oniria miniatures 1:48
WB6
2017 | New tool
+
 
Page 90
Review
On The Shelf
Decal Sheets
1:48 Growler Anthology (Furball Aero-Design 48-054)
 
Growler Anthology Part II
Furball Aero-Design 1:48
48-054
2016 | New tool
+
1:72 RAF Update 2014-2015-2016 (Xtradecal X72233)
 
RAF Update 2014-2015-2016 Pt. 2
Xtradecal 1:72
X72233
2016 | New tool
Multi topic
+
1:72 Gloster Gladiator Mk.II in Finnish service (SBS Model D72008)
 
Gloster Gladiator Mk.II in Finnish service
SBS Model 1:72
D72008
2016 | New tool
+
1:48 143 Wing RCAF Typhoons (Aviaeology AOD48008)
 
143 Wing RCAF Typhoons
Aviaeology 1:48
AOD48008
+
1:72 Belgian Brigade Piron 1944/45 (Black Lion Decals 72054)
 
Belgian Brigade Piron 1944/45
Black Lion Decals 1:72
72054
2015 | New tool
+
1:48 Mistel Collection (AIMS 48D019)
 
Mistel Collection
AIMS 1:48
48D019
2016 | New tool
+
1:35 Volkswagen T3 (Star Decals 35-C1010)
Lebanese Tanks & AFVs #3
Volkswagen T3 Red Cross ambulance and Lebanese Army transporter
Star Decals 1:35
35-C1010
2016 | New tool
+
 
Page 94
Review
On Th Shelf
Accessories
1:35 Drinks Cans (16 Pcs.) (Royal Model 713)
 
Drinks Cans (16 Pcs.)
Royal Model 1:35
713
2013 | New tool
+
1:35 Street Lamps 2pcs (Hauler HLU35087)
 
Street Lamps 2pcs
Hauler 1:35
HLU35087
+
1:72 Blenheim Mk.I Interior set (CMK 7339)
 
Blenheim Mk.I Interior set Airfix
CMK 1:72
7339
2016 | New tool
+
1:72 Blenheim Mk.IF landing flaps (Eduard 72622)
 
Blenheim Mk.IF landing flaps for Airfix
Eduard 1:72
72622
2016 | New tool
+
1:72 Afterburner Unit and Engine Nozzle (CMK Q72252)
Mirage F.1
Afterburner Unit and Engine Nozzle
CMK 1:72
Q72252
2016 | New tool
+
1:32 Do 335 interior (Profimodeller 32211)
 
Do 335 interior for HK Models
Profimodeller 1:32
32211
2015 | New tool
+
1:72 Ski Undercarriage for Letov S-328 (Brengun BRL72104)
 
Ski Undercarriage for Letov S-328
Brengun 1:72
BRL72104
2016 | New tool
+
1:48 MATRA AS 37 MARTEL (PJ Production 481215)
 
MATRA AS 37 MARTEL with pylon
PJ Production 1:48
481215
2016 | New tool
+
1:72 F-4 Armament (Eduard 672089)
 
F-4 Armament
Eduard 1:72
672089
2015 | New tool
+
1:32 Bf 109G Underwing Cannon Gunboats (Barracuda Studios BR32168)
 
Bf 109G Underwing Cannon Gunboats
Barracuda Studios 1:32
BR32168
2016 | New tool
+
1:72 Messerschmitt Bf-109E exhaust (SBS Model 72038)
 
Messerschmitt Bf-109E exhaust for Airfix
SBS Model 1:72
72038
2015 | New tool
+
1:72 MiG-29 Izdelye 9-13 (Eduard 73555)
 
MiG-29 Izdelye 9-13 ZVEZDA 7278
Eduard 1:72
73555
2016 | New tool
+
1:72 Su-33 (Eduard 73548)
 
Su-33 TRUMPETER 01667
Eduard 1:72
73548
2016 | New tool
+
1:48 Yak-38 PE Exterior Detail (Eduard 48889)
 
Yak-38 PE Exterior Detail (for HobbyBoss 80362)
Eduard 1:48
48889
2016 | New tool
+
 
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