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Monday, March 20, 2017 - 01:39 AM UTC
A bit of a surprise announcement from Kitty Hawk has a Huey inbound for the LZ.
Kitty Hawk has announced they will have a UH-1D Huey on the way. The kit will be 1/48 scale, and based on the box art, looks to be Vietnam era.

No other details at this time, but stay tuned to AeroScale for more information as it becomes available.

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FINALLY!....a Huey in 1:48 with the M23 weapons system only. More CADS here....looks like it could be a winner. LINK Cheers, Joe
MAR 21, 2017 - 05:32 AM
This is really good news and I anticipate that it will be a superb kit. Floyd Werner helped with the research and CAD-work. It was going to be 1/35th but on the news post on Cybermodeler I read that Kitty Hawk said they'd read too many forum posts where people said they preferred a 1/48th scale kit. Meanwhile there's a 12-page thread full of high anticipation on the forthcoming Kitty Hawk 1/35th Huey. LINK Those guys were really drooling for a really good, new large-scale Huey... They are going to be soooooo disappointed. I am too but, you know, having three or four top-quality 1/48th Huey kits (and the space to display them) will probably help me get over it. Grtz, Marc
MAR 21, 2017 - 10:35 AM
Wow, this looks promising
MAR 22, 2017 - 10:44 AM
There is talk this will jump to 32-scale eventually....
MAR 24, 2017 - 08:24 AM
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