Category Archives: News!

Information about newly-released kits, reissues, etc.

News: Armycast March 2014 Newsletter

Armycast just published its March 2014 newsletter.  The Czech company announces the release of a new set (resin and decals) for the AH-1W in the 1/72 scale.  It would be great if such a kit could be released in 1/48 … Continue reading

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News: Italeri to release new 1:48 helicopters in 2014

Italeri announced its new releases for 2014.  Among these new releases are a few helicopters in 1/48.  They include: A re-release of the V-22 Osprey A new H-21 Shawnee “Flying Banana” (Italeri 2733).  This kit is advertised as “100% new … Continue reading

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News: Kittty Hawk SA 365F Dauphin II

Kitty Hawk recently released a 1/48 SA-365F Dauphin II.  This kit looks very detailed and seems to provide the company with the ability to issue additional releases and versions.   It is likely a future release will be for the U.S. Coast … Continue reading

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News: Newly-released Mi-2s from Aeroplast

Aeroplast recently released a couple of PZL SW-4 in 1/48th (one in Polish military color, the other one in civilian service).  We looked at one of these kits in a previous blog entry.  The company has recently released a series … Continue reading

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News: Italeri to release a Wessex HAS.3

In its newsletter, Italeri announced it was releasing a Wessex HAS.3 in the 1/48 scale. This release comes shortly after the UH.5 release.  It is likely this release will share many of the attributes of the previously released kit.  The pictures … Continue reading

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