Airfix Model World - February 2015

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Intermediate Build – The Masculine Option
Mikael Terfors is seriously impressed with Tamiya’s new 1/35 Mk.IV Male Great War tank.

Advanced Build – Idaho Striker
Eduard’s limited edition 1/48 F-15E Strike Eagle package is assembled by Tom Sunley.

Out and About – Tank Mod
Malcolm Lowe reports from The Tank Museum’s successful Autumn 2014 model show.

Intermediate Build – Night-Fighting Owl
Zoukei-Mura’s detail-packed 1/32 Heinkel He 219 gets the Steve Abbey finishing treatment.

Out and About – Yeovilton show
Reports of the Fleet Air Arm Museum model exhibition's demise have been greatly exaggerated. Malcolm Lowe finds out more...

Intermediate Build – Little Lifesaver
Mike Grant enjoys a helping of miniature rotary-wing action with Mark I Models’ 1/144 Westland Wessex HAR.2

Exclusive Build – Boulton Paul Defiant
Airfix’s newest tooling is appraised with a test-shot build by Jennifer Wright

In Focus – Boulton Paul Defiant
To support our Defiant build feature, Malcolm Lowe describes the highs and lows of Boulton Paul’s famous turret fighter. Pete West also supplies colour profiles of the type.

Intermediate Build – Palm Tree Soldier
Pete Watson’s enviable painting skills enliven Alpine Miniatures’ 120mm Afrika Korps Grenadier.

Photo Focus – Goodwood Revival
Ian Grainger provides excellent car modelling reference images from Goodwood’s classic racing event.


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Your Airfix
Readers gets the chance to showcase their own Airfix builds.

On the shelf
Seventeen pages of reviews bring you the latest modelling products.

Kit Court
Put forward your case to AMW, as to why a particular ‘missing’ kit subject should be made available.