Black Dog has released a detailed resin engine bay for Italeri’s 1/48 scale V-22 Osprey
This appears to be a re-imagining of Pit-Road’s massive 1/35 scale 25mm Type 96 Triple machine gun mount issued in white metal back in the 1990s.
Infini Model has announced the May 2018 release of a brass upgrade set for Pit-Road’s 1/35 scale 25mm Type 96 Triple machine gun mount.
Black Ops Models has released a couple of 1/35 cut down rocket pods with or without rockets
AIMS has released a 1/48 scale decal sheet for the Ju 88 C-6 Night Fighter
Modelcollect Hobby Inc has posted images on their webpage of test shots of the wings for their 1/72 scale B-52G
Hong Kong Models has posted images of test shots of the fuselage of their 1/32 scale Lancaster
ToRo Model announces several new sets of decals for Polish vehicles, both from WWII and modern.
There is a new small scale Sherman from Dragon.
Air Graphic Models is to release a number of resin sets in 1/72 scale for RAF Phantoms
For release this month, is the Thunder Model kit on the German covered freight car.
Eduard will be releasing in June a 1/48 scale ProfiPACK Edition of the Fw 190A-3
Fine Molds is planning the release of a 1/72 scale gull winged Mitsubishi Ka-14
Fonthill Media have released a book titeled Fuel, Fire and Fear: RAF Flight Engineers at War, which is about the development of the complex role in keeping large bombers in the air by RAF flight engineers during 1941 to 1946.
Zvezda has announced that they will be producing a 1/144 scale A-50 AEW Mainstay and has released some images of the renderings
SBS Model has released two sets of resin wheels for the Airfix 1/72 scale Mustang
Accurate Models is working on a 1/24 scale Northrop Hl-10 lifting body
Hasegawa has re-released its 1/32 Raiden this time in the markings of 381st Japanese Navy Air Corps
8ADecs has released a 1/144 decal set for the Tu-204 demonstrator in Aeroflots colours
Hasegawa will be re-releasing on the 3rd May its 1/72 scale Osprey this time in the colours of the JGSDF as a V-22 "chū hào "
Yannis V. Papadopoulos kindly informed us about April 2018 releases of ETA Diorama Accessories.
As always, all items are prints of high resolution photos to high quality paper.
Res-kit is working on producing the Russian built BETAB-500 bomb in both 1/72 and 1/48 scales
Dora Wings is to produce a 1/144 scale Gee Bee Super Sportster R1&R2.
It seems that the UK magazine Military Modelling has folded after 48 years. From next month it will be part of Model Military International.
I have been somewhat distracted the past month or so getting ready to move and sell our home here in California, so apologies for that. We have gotten quite a few nice samples recently so take a look if you are interested in contributing with reviews, blogs, or build features.
Flagship Models announces the anticipated release of an all new 1/92 scale American Civil War Crewmen #2 set of figures.
Eduard is to release BIGEd set for the Kinetic 1/48 scale Harrier T.4/T.8 next month [May 2018]
Modelcollect Hobby Inc has posted images on their webpage of test shots of parts fo their 1/72 scale B-52G
Dora Wings has released images of the first test shots of their 1/72 scale Bellanca CH-300 Pacemaker “Lituanica”
Bronco Models has announced another Hungarian tank joining the ranks in the form of an Hungarian Medium Tank 43.M Turán III in 1/35th scale.
Ray Rimell has been lucky enough to build an early example of Wingnut Wings' exciting new Junkers D.1 and has prepared the latest Windsock Modelling Special to accompany its release, packed with a comprehensive mix of rare archive references to accompany the detailed building guide.
Eduard has announced that they have commenced production of their new range of Look 1/32 scale instrument panels
Eduard has reminded us that they will be releasing a BigEd detail set for the Airfix 1/48 scale Sea Fury FB.11 next month [May]
Coastal Kits well known for their model bases, is now experimenting with backdrops starting off with a modern hangar in 1/48 scale
Mike Ashey Publishing announces the Comprehensive Series Manual for the USS Alaska is now available!
Roden has provided us with additional images depicting a built-up model.
Metallic Details is preparing to release a new photo etched detailing set for Revells 1/144 scale Airbus A380
Airfix has released the two colour schemes for its re-release of its 1/72 scale de Havilland Vampire T.11 including a Swedish J-28C
Skale Wings has announced it will be releasing a 1/72 scale Skyraider AD-5W with folded wings
Airfix has released images of the sprues for the new tool Hawker Hunter F.6 in 1/48 scale
Assualt Models is making military figure modeling history by employing 3D scanning technology to produce resin figures. The company informed us on their latest releases in 1/35 scale depicting Russian soldiers in Syria.
A Japanese Mavis Flying Boat with torpedo is heading our way in a limited edition 1/72 scale kit.
MiniArt is working on to release a kit on a softskin vehicle modified to run on railway tracks.
Work in progress at MiniArt is its kit on the T-55A Late Mod. 1965.
Masterclub sent us their latest news - something great for IDF fans.
Master Details have released a 1:32 resin USAAF bomber co-pilot figure. It's designed for the existing largescale B-17 kits - but now there's a B-24 incoming too, so its timing is doubly neat.
Mark Peacock has sent us sample pages of Valiant Wings' new reference book on the Heinkel He 162, which is all set for imminent release.
Kitty Hawk has released the boxart for their upcoming 1/35 160th SOAR (Special Operations Aviation Regiment) MH-60L Black Hawk kit.