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Luxembourg, Belgium
Joined: April 19, 2005
KitMaker: 179 posts
AeroScale: 0 posts
Posted: Friday, September 01, 2006 - 12:52 PM UTC
Just learned that the welnknown companyAirfix is finished/bankrupted and most probably also the paint dept Humbroll

Its a shame that this can happen


West-Vlaaderen, Belgium
Joined: June 06, 2004
KitMaker: 350 posts
AeroScale: 24 posts
Posted: Friday, September 01, 2006 - 04:40 PM UTC
damn, that's a shame;.

it's like coca cola going bankrupt... it just isn't possible...

although airfix didn't release any worldbreaking kits the last few years in my opinion, still a shame, especially thinking of all the people who can now go and search for a new job ...

Kansas, United States
Joined: April 11, 2005
KitMaker: 417 posts
AeroScale: 6 posts
Posted: Friday, September 01, 2006 - 09:44 PM UTC
Did you see Jim's post yesterday that some company known for successfully bailing out failing companies may be coming to Airfix's rescue?
Sure hope so!!!!!!