New Airfix & Italeri Releases 11th March 2011
available to order this week from Airfix and Italeri.
Following in the release of the 1/72nd scale F-86E, Airfix have issued
their new Canadiar Sabre F.4 with markings for a sharked-mouthed
example from 112 Squadron RAF and a Yugoslav machine in natural
metal finish. They have also re-issued their 1/48th Hawk T.1 with
markings for 19 and 63 Squadons plus a Royal Navy example.
Also back in the shops are two of their classic airliner kits along with
the 1/72nd Spitfire Vb and He 111, all with new decals while for the
space modeller the Saturn V Skylab makes a welcome re-appearance.
Italeri have four new kits available the 1/72nd RAF Merlin HC.3, the
much-requested 1/48 Tornado F.3, the beer-carrying Spitfire IXc and
the 1/48th Mirage F.1C with markings for no less than 10 different
aircraft from France, Greece, Spain and Jordan. Our final new release
this week is the 1/48th F-104G Starfighter from Revell featuring the
overall yellow and black Tiger scheme applied to a Belgian Air Force