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Model Airplane International Magazine

12 issues per year View Reviews   |   Write Review From £2.33 per issue Always packed with the latest kit previews, full kit builds and how-to features Model Airplane sets the standard for modelling excellence and photography. Every issue has superb kit builds with how-to sections to help improve your modelling skills. The very latest releases and industry insider news on accessories and upcoming releases keep the reader up to date with the latest info.

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Model Airplane International  |  193 Aug 21  


REGULARS
P04 - NEWSLINE
P06 - COMMENT
P65 - NEXT ISSUE
P66 - FINAL THOUGHTS…

REVIEWS
P.8 IN PRINT
What books will inspire you this month?
P.12 TRANSFER LIST
Choices, choices - which decals will you chose to
build something different?

FEATURES
P.14 WHIRLWIND DEVELOPMENT
AND IN SERVICE
Full size reference
P.20 TWIN TREAT PART ONE   
BASIC CONSTRUCTION
Brett Green builds Special Hobby’s new 1:32 scale
Westland Whirlwind F. Mk.I
P.34 A CANADIAN IN BRITISH
CLOTHING
Airfi x 1:48 scale Sabre F.4 by Spencer Pollard.
P.46 BIAFRAN WAR BEAGLE
Huw Morgan presents his Trumpeter 1:72 scale
Ilyushin IL-28 Beagle.
P.54 PREVIEW
GasPatch 1:48 Messerschmitt Me 163 B Komet.
P.56 PEGASUS RISING
Jason Brewer builds his fi fth Eduard 1:48 scale
Spitfi re as an Australian Mk.VIII.
P.60 FULL-SIZED MESSERSCHMITT
BF 109 G RUDDER
Maurizio Di Terlizzi builds a full-sized
Messerschmitt Bf 109 rudder from scratch.
Always packed with the latest kit previews, full kit builds and how-to features Model Airplane sets the standard for modelling excellence and photography. Every issue has superb kit builds with how-to sections to help improve your modelling skills. The very latest releases and industry insider news on accessories and upcoming releases keep the reader up to date with the latest info.

Regular features include:
Latest kit releases and builds
Up coming industry insider news
Full size reference material
Original exclusive artwork (some suitable for home decals production)
How-to step by step features
Masses of accessories, add-on parts and decals
Competitions to win model stuff
Event reports from around the World

If you want the very latest news on kit releases and to be shown how to improve your modelling skills - Model Airplane International is a must read.
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Model Airplane International

I like that you cater for smaller scales as well. Not all of us have enough space for displaying even mainly 1/48 scale! Reviewed 26 March 2020

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Model Airplane International is a good mag for airplane modellers full of ideas. Reviewed 26 October 2018
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if you only subscribe to one scale model aircraft mag, this is arguably the one to pick Reviewed 21 August 2012
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Would have been even better if pics was of better quality. When zooming, it become terrible. Reviewed 21 August 2012

Have not read it yet Reviewed 01 March 2011

Articles in this issue

Below is a selection of articles in Model Airplane International 193 Aug 21.

1 MAN ARMY MASKS This month’s round-up of all that’s new in the world of aircraft modelling... 1 MAN ARMY www.1manarmy.be It’s no secret that when possible, masking and spraying your mar...
WHO MADE WHO? One of the benefits of hosting the twice weekly Interesting Modelling Co. live webcast is that people often ask interesting questions - which is apt given the name of the show. A comment that...
NEXT ISSUE SO WHAT’S PLANNED FOR THE NEXT ISSUE? Subscribe Today Subscr ibe Today Subscribe Today SEE PAGE 44 FLYCATCHER Piotr Slominski builds Armory’s 1:48 scale Fairey Flycatcher. TWIN TREAT – PART T...
AKROTIRI AWACS An E-3D Sentry, or AWACS, at RAF Akrotiri flying in support of Defence Operations. Commonly known as AWACS (Airborne Warning And Control System) after its US nomenclature, the E-3D Sen...
The Blohm & Voss Bv 141 VALIANT WINGS PUBLISHING SAMPLES FOR REVIEW Please send all items for review to the following address: Model Airplane International, Doolittle Mill, Doolittle Lane, Totternhoe, Bedfordshire, LU...
The Henschel Hs 129 valiant-wings.co.uk ■ By Richard A. Franks ■ Guide Price £19.95 ■ ISBN 978-1-912932-16-0 ■ 128pp softback, 297 x 210mm This Hs 129 is a brand-new addition to the Valiant Wings Airframe ...

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