The F4F Wildcat was the US Navy's primary carrier borne fighter aircraft at the start of the Second World War. Characterised by its stubby appearance the Wildcat had been developed as part of a successful range of pre-war biplanes and had entered service with the US Navy a year prior to the Japanese..
As the world watched in awe as the first jet powered aircraft appeared in the skies over Europe towards the end of WWII, capable of attaining speeds over 100 mph faster than the latest piston engined fighters, it is interesting to note that development work on jet propulsion actually started in the ..
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Wingspan: 250 (mm)Designed as a fast bomber, the Dornier Do 17z could theoretically outrun other fighter aircraft. Known as the 'Flying Pencil', the aircraft was used extensively during the blitz in the skies over the county of Kent. One Dornier was shot down into the English C..
One of the most rugged aircraft ever built, the DHC Beaver was designed to operate in the vast and often inhospitable expanses of the Canadian north and was able to fly into areas where other aircraft simply could not go. With the ability to operate using wheels, skis or floats, the Beaver possessed..
The P-40 served the United States Army Air Force throughout the Second World War, fighting in Europe, across Asia and in the deserts of North Africa. While not as maneuverable as the Japanese Mitsubishi Zero, or as fast as the German Messerschmitt Bf109, the P-40B still proved to be a tough opponent..
An aircraft which has often been described as 'Australia's panic fighter', the decision to build the indigenous Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation Boomerang came in the wake of continued Japanese aggression in the Pacific and the need to ensure a continuous future supply of new fighters for the RAAF...
This landing vehicle was designed for the US Army, and later used by the British Army. This box also contains the Willys jeep. Although usually associated with the Pacific theatre, toward the end of the war LVT"s were employed in Europe as well...
Scheme: Supermarine Spitfire MKI N3290 GR-U 92 Squadron 1940The first production Spitfire Mk.I was delivered to RAF No.19 Squadron at Duxford on 4th August 1938 and heralded the arrival of a future aviation icon. With various upgraded marks of this classic fighter serving throughout WWII, the Spit..
This is a plastic model kit, which comes unassembled and unpainted. So glue, model paints and other basic modelling tools are additionally required. Scale: 1:72 Skill: 1 Flying Hours: 1 Number of Parts: 70 Dimensions (mm): L150 X W166The Boulton-Paul Defiant was the only ?turret fight..
This is a plastic model kit, which comes unassembled and unpainted. So glue, model paints and other basic modelling tools are additionally required. Scale: 1:72 Skill: 2 Flying Hours: 2 Number of Parts: 158 Dimensions (mm): L185 x W238Ordered straight from the drawing board in 1935 th..
The definitive variant of the Beaufighter and certainly the one most heavily produced, the TF.X was a two seat torpedo strike fighter, known colloquially as the Torbeau. Carrying a combination of rockets, cannon and an 18 inch mark XII torpedo, these rugged aircraft attacked shipping at high speed a..
The mighty Blackburn Buccaneer was one of the most capable low-level strike aircraft of the Cold War period, originally entering Royal Navy service in 1962 to counter the significant threat of a massive Soviet Naval expansion programme. Rather than face the crippling cost of building new ships of th..
The handsome Beagle B.206 Basset was a twin-engined light executive transport and military communications aircraft built by the Beagle Aircraft Company at their Shoreham base and held the potential of being a huge global success, but for a number of reasons, would only be built in relatively small n..
Building on the incredible success of the RAF's British Aerospace Hawk trainer, the 100 series was a significant development of the original design, which resulted in a much more aggressive looking aeroplane. With a lengthened nose and permanent wing-tip mountings for air to air missiles, the Hawk 1..
This is a plastic model kit, which comes unassembled and unpainted. So glue, model paints and other basic modelling tools are additionally required.Scheme 1: R5868 S-Sugar 467 Squadron RAAF
Scheme 2: LM624 57 Squadron
As the third of Britain??s four engined heavy bombers to enter RAF service during ..
Containing three sizes of stands suited to 1:72 scale models this assortment enables a whole squadron of aircraft to be displayed.Safety NoticeWarning! : Not suitable for children under 36 months. Choking hazard, contains small parts. Please retain these details for future reference.Colour and conte..
This is a plastic model kit, which comes unassembled and unpainted. So glue, model paints and other basic modelling tools are additionally required.The largest warship in the world when launched in 1918. She was the pride of the Royal Navy on sailing to intercept the Bismarck in May 1941. After maki..
During the early stages of WWII, the American built Curtiss P-40B proved to be one of the most important fighter aircraft available to Allied Air Forces. Flying with the RAF in North Africa and the American Volunteer Group in China, the Allison V-1710-33 powered P-40B was to became one of the most d..
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Wingspan: 359 (mm)As one of the most important aircraft during inter-war years and WWII, the Avro Anson became the first monoplane type to achieve squadron service status in 1936. It was also the first RAF aircraft featuring a retractable undercarriage. The final RAF example wa..