Lost before leaving the ground!
VMF-221, Midway Island’s sole fighter defence, had its brief moment of glory as Neil Robinson describes, and then he and Angelo Picardo, build the 1/48 scale Special Hobby and 1/32 Czech Model, F2A-3 kits respectively, finished in Battle of Midway markings
Masters at Work
by Stefan DeGraef and Edwin Borremans
Take a fond look at the last of the Belgian-flown Fougas still in service
Cold War Camouflage Cul-de-sac
by Paul Lucas
Describes a British experiment in stealth technology carried out using Radar Absorbing Material on a Ministry of Aviation Canberra in 1958-59
by Andy Evans
Sniffing on the Edge of Space. Andy looks at a little known Canberra variant used by NASA
Dornier’s Do 17
by Glenn Wilson
Following his original article on modelling the Do 17 in the January 2005 issue, Glenn revisits the subject with a look at the recently released RS Models and ICM kits
by Peter E Skinner
Describes the aircraft and airlines of London’s Terminal Airport at Croydon.
Len Whalley provides scale plans
by Randy Lutz
Combines the AMT/ERTL Curtiss P-40N and P-40K Warhawks to produce a P-40N-1 Kittyhawk
by Gary Hatcher
Takes an ‘average’ modeller’s look at producing a quartet of Sea Hurricanes based upon the Revell 1/72 scale kits, to add to his growing collection...
Korean War Mustangs
by Tony O’Toole
Models five of the currently available F-51D Mustang kits in 1/72 scale – and gives them marks out of ten!