• Salvaging a STOOF
Gil Hodges rebuilds Collect-Aire’s 1/48 scale S2F-3S (S-2E) Tracker. Includes intro by Tommy Thomason and walk-around photo essay.
• NAS Glenview Privateer
Frank Cuden builds Cobra Company’s 1/144 scale resin PB4Y-2 Privateer in NAS Glenview markings.
• Air Barons A-4L Skyhawk
Walt Fink relates the Air Barons flight demo team story and converts Hasegawa’s 1/48 scale A-4C to an A-4L with SuperScale decals.
• A Big Tail and a Face Only a Pilot Could Love
Jerry Wells converts the Matchbox 1/72 scale PB4Y-2 Privateer into a Hawkins & Powers Super Privateer fire bomber. Includes walk-around and in-service photo essays by Ian Atkinson and Brian Lockett.
• Colour Profiles
More Panthers and Cougars color profiles by Jack Morris.
• Bodies by Fisher
Ed Kinney showcases several 1/32 scale Panthers and Cougars from Fisher Model and Pattern and provides extensive tips on finishing.
• Kit Reviews
Full-build kit reviews: 1/72 scale RVHP AD-5W (EA-1E) “Guppy” Skyraider, Accurate Miniatures 1/100 scale EZ Builder / Fighter Legends series, 1/48 scale Roden Junkers D.I, 1/48 scale Copper State Nieuport 6H.
• Talon acrylic metallic paints
Peter Johnson demonstrates new Talon acrylic metallic paints.