Saturday, October 25, 2014
Friday, October 24, 2014
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Friday, October 17, 2014
EXCELLENT MODEL REFERENCE - MV-22 OSPREY AND AV-8B HARRIER AIR-TO-AIR REFUELLING OVER THE MEDITERRANEAN SEA
VIDEO CAPTURED IN JUNE, 2014 shows US Marine Corps aircraft carrying out air-to-air refuelling.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
THE SAAB GRIPEN is our favourite fighter. We reckon it's the best of the so-called 'fourth generation' combat types out there, at least in cost/benefit terms. And now Kitty Hawk Models have a 1:48 scale kit on release.
Monday, October 13, 2014
The iHobby Expo 2014 returned to the Schaumberg Convention Center near Chicago on October 2-5. This was its second year there, and my second trip too. I went with colleague Dean Milano, who at one point worked for Revell-Monogram.
Labels: iHobby Expo 2014
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
More excellent online reading with the IPMS Santa Maria Magazine. It's packed with interesting articles, and plenty of closeup pix of builds and details.
Saturday, October 4, 2014
Labels: Fort Hood
Thursday, October 2, 2014
Monday, September 29, 2014
HERE'S AN EXCELLENT VIDEO UPDATE from Shizuoka, presented by Hobby Link Japan (HLJ). There is plenty to see on this half-hour video - from aircraft to tanks, they're all on view.
Saturday, September 27, 2014
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
IF YOU'RE IN EAST ANGLIA then a trip to Great Yarmouth is a must, as a 'Super Models' exhibition is being held at the Time and Tide Museum, an inspirational place that's converted from a piece of Yarmouth's heritage past, a building that was once used to smoke herrings.
Sunday, September 21, 2014
HERE'S A CHANCE to have a quick look at the Norfolk and Suffolk Air Museum, at Flixton, near Bungay, Suffolk, UK. Outside, there are plenty of preserved aircraft to look at, but for scale fans, it's the indoor displays that hold the real treasures.