Airfix Model World - November 2015

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Out and About – Figureworld 2015
Airfix Model World’s Assistant Editor Stu Fone discovered an impressive pool of talent at this Northamptonshire event.

Advanced Build – Latin Lovely
Brian Wakeman shows how to get the best from Wingman Models’ twin-seat IAI Kfir.

Intermediate Build – Tickled Pink
In this issue’s first examination of special forces subjects, Paul Cawte goes all-out on Tamiya’s 1/35 SAS ‘Pinkie’ Land Rover.

In Focus – Pink But Deadly
Ian Young profiles the SAS Land Rover, with rare imagery of this elite force in training.

Photo Focus – Pinkie Peeks
Get your Tamiya SAS Land Rover build just right with our super selection of walk-round photos, courtesy of Ian Young.

Figure Build – Winged Daggers in Iraq
Sonia Maes offers our second special forces subject this month...a 200mm bust of an SAS Task Force Black trooper.

Exclusive Build – The Growler
Airfix’s forthcoming Avro Shackleton MR.2 must surely be one of the most eagerly anticipated kits in recent times. Jennifer Wright gives her appraisal via an exclusive test-shot build.

In Focus – Cold War Guardian
Malcolm V Lowe explores the career of Avro’s maritime specialist the Shackleton, with fascinating text and period images.

Intermediate Build – Rally Raid
AMW’s car wizard Ian Hartup says Tamiya’s recent Gazoo Racing Toyota TRD86 is a real challenge.

Intermediate Build – Akers’ Aerial Hotrod
Wayne Dippold uses Hobby Boss’ quarter-scale F4U-4 Corsair to portray the famous air racer Lancer Two.

Out and About – From Little Acorns...
Editor Chris Clifford reports on Hull Scale Model Club’s impressive debut show.


The latest happenings in the world of plastic modelling.

Show Scene
At-a-glance model show calendar.

On the Shelf
Fourteen pages of reviews highlight the latest modelling products from around the world.

The Plastic Surgery
Quiz AMW’s team of contributors, history writers and industry contacts regarding your own modelling conundrums.