Roy Sutherland has released fresh details of his exciting new range of BarracudaCast resin upgrades:
SBS Model have announced their latest 1:48 detail sets.
Hobby Boss will be launching a series of 1/32nd IL-2 Sturmovik's kits, starting with the IL-2 Sturmovik on Skis.
Other versions planned in 1/32nd include, IL-2 Ground Attack and the IL-2M3 Ground Attack.
Xtradecal have released decals for 12 RAF Meteors F.Mk8
Twobobs decals have released a couple of decal sheets to apply stencils to your AIM-9 missiles.
Twobobs decals have released a number of decal sheets representing the aggressor aircraft used by the USAF around the world. Twobobs recommend the new F-5E from AFV or Monogram's older kit.
Hasegawa will be releasing a combo set of their Bf-109 kits in 1/72nd scale.
Wolfpack designs have produced a trio of enhancement packs for Hasegawa's 1/48 F-22A
Wolfpack designs create a resin wing fold set for Revell 1/48 EA-6A Wild Weasel.
Master Details from USA are expending their range of 1:32 scale aftermarket products with this P-40 D to N Warhawk Horizontal Tail Surfaces resin replacements for the Hasegawa kit.
ICM have sent us some details about their forthcoming 1:48 scale Bf109 F-4/R6 kit. This is a machine equipped with two MG 151/15 machine guns containers under the wing.
Lucky Models are celebrating their 7th anniversary with discounts.
Barracuda Studios is proud to announce the launch of a new line. BarracudaCast is a new line of resin detail sets that will cover all of the major scales in aircraft, and a few other subjects thrown in there to keep it interesting! Some sets will tie in with new decals releases. Some sets from the Cooper Details days will be re-released. Some re-released sets will be upgraded and/or revised. There will be 9 new sets announced in the next few days in 1/48th and 1/72nd scales. Watch this space for news!
Following on from the Stirling Mk IV nose conversion released last year, here is the second product in the new Valiant Wings range.
Italeri's new release see's them announce a 1/48th BELL AB 212 / UH 1N.
IsraDecals have just released this resin conversion for Tamiya's 1/32 F-16CJ.
The Bf 109F has been in the limelight recently thanks to Zvezda's excellent quarterscale version, but largescale modellers look set to be in for an equal treat next month with the release of Hasegawa's exciting new 1:32 kit.
Hasegawa are to release a 1/48th Focke-Wulf Fw190A-5Y "Losigkeit".
This kit is based on the Focke-Wulf Fw190A-5 model (09755) that Hasegawa released a few years back.
Omega Models are releasing a number of DH 60 in resin.
SuperScale International have produced three decals sheets for the 1/32 scale F-80 and T-33 kits from Czech Model. One is destined to the RF-80A reconnaissance version for which a resin nose is available from True Details.
True Details have released a resin nose conversion for the Czech Model 1/32 Scale F-80 Shooting Star kit. This will allow you to do the RF-80A variant in combinaison with the SuperScale International decal sheet MS320253.
Gary Marples of Suisoft Ltd. has announced a new and enhanced version of Kitbase, the database application for Scale Modellers. This is a free update for existing owners.
News of the immenient release of the Hunting Percival Jet Provost.
AML will be releasing another model in 1/72nd scale of their Lavochkin La-5FN series, with six more decal options for Soviet Aces.
The kit comes with resin, photo etch and plastic parts.
MMD Squadron have sent us some details about Encore Models' new 1/72 scale Me328. The kit is based on PM model’s injection-molded airframe with an extensive resin makeover, conjectural markings and a vacuform canopy for an improved view of the upgraded cockpit.
Latest boxing of the Hasegawa 1:32nd scale Thunderbolt available soon.
Additional decal sheets included in their sale.
Kinetic models new releases are very much electronic warfare minded with a EA-6B Prowler and the E-2C Hawkeye 2000. Also a first for Kinetic is a 1/72nd scale F-16 used by the Israeli Air Force.
Two exciting forthcoming 1/72 releases from MPM.
There's exciting news today from Valom with an impressive line-up of releases for this month and next including their eagerly awaited 1:48 An-2 Colt.
Pavla Models have sent us details of their latest set of resin upgrades and vacuform canopies.
Academy have just released this two seater version of the F-16.
Two new Orange series books have been released by Mushroom Model Publications, detailing the history and operations of the Me163 Komet and Henschel Hs 129.
The new 1:48 scale Macchi MC 200 from Italeri is now available. Let's hope it will be more accurate than their Reggiane 2002...
Modelimex have released fresh photos of the great little quarterscale Woodcock by Silver Wings.
Modelimex have released fresh photos of the superb Fiat Cr.32 produced by Silver Wings.
Yakovlev Yak-23 Flora
Planet Models new kit is of the Yakovlev Yak-23 Flora, which was a first generation Soviet fighter.
The aircraft served with a the Soviet, Bulgarian, Czechoslovak, Polish, and Romanian Air forces.
One machine was even acquired by the US Air Force and shipped to the Air Force Test and Evaluation Center at Wright Field near Dayton, Ohio.
Abalbertus have announced two forthcoming sets from LifeColor paints.
Airfix are currently running a sale on selected kits.
Published in association with the Imperial War Museum in London to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the Battle of Britain, this book brings one of the most important battles of World War II to life.
May's releases from Academy are both 1/48th and from different era's.
Both kits have either resin or Photo Etch parts included and (thankfully) the decals are printed by Cartograf.
Anigrand Craftworks future releases holds the usual array of X-plane jet fighters, along with some experimental bombers.
Hasegawa are releasing two 1/72nd scale twin engine German aircraft,that saw service during W.W.2.
The third release is the multi engined Heinkel He111Z.
The Avia B.534 has been very much the preserve of Eduard in recent years with their real labour of love quarterscale kits.
Eduard have published their May 2010 Newsletter. This time the most interesting infos aren't really about the release of new kits but more about the company in itself, though everything is related.
At the time of writing this, the annual Shizuoka Trade Fair is being held in Japan. Understandably, Tamiya is there showcasing their Spring 2010 Collection...
Pavla Models have announced a new full resin kit of the Supermarine S.6 racer.
Cyber-Hobby.com have sent us design images of their new 1:72 Gloster Meteor.
Modelers' Warehouse is pleased to announce a new line of high-quality, precision-cut vinyl paint masks for 1/32 aircraft models.
Warpigs Scale Precision Masks are arriving on the scene with 60 new sets in stock and ready to ship, and another 15-20 sets in the final stages of production.
MPM production have sent us their latest newsletter. Included in the May 2010 list is the new Special Hobby 1:48 scale Breda Ba.65A-80. This is quite an ugly looking aircraft but that's what makes it so interesting!