1/72 Polikarpov I-15 Chato, Spanish Republic, Aviation Usk   

A new post of member content, words and pictures by Glenn Wilson. When the Soviets delivered a ship load of this fighter the balance of air superiority shifted to the Republic. The Spanish also built them locally so they formed the bulk of the early – mid-war Republican fighter force. I bought the Aviation Usk … More 1/72 Polikarpov I-15 Chato, Spanish Republic, Aviation Usk   

1/72 Heller, Morane-Saulnier MS.230, Spanish Republic 1938

The Morane-Saulnier MS.230 from Heller is a nice kit with trouble free assembly and it captures the overall shape very well. I used Gunze Silver 08 which I find gives a realistic metallic finish, Tamiya paints were used for the other colours. I printed my own decals for the name on the tail and used … More 1/72 Heller, Morane-Saulnier MS.230, Spanish Republic 1938

1/72 Letov Š231

This is the first post of member supplied content and it’s a fine model to kick things off with, words and pictures courtesy of Glenn Wilson. Letov Š231, Spanish Republic, KP Models The Czech airforce was upgrading their Letov S.231s with Avia B.534s after 2-3 years service, and were happy to sell some (~10) of … More 1/72 Letov Š231

1/72 Italeri CR.32 Chirri, Spain 1938

Kit manufacture: Italeri Scale: 1/72 Type: CR.32 Chirri Extras used: Uschi super fine rigging thread, metal wire foot hold Paints and colours used: Tamiya custom mixes for yellow, grey and brown. Green dashes xf71 cockpit green. Flory dark dirt wash and Tamiya flat clear Military Aviazione Legionaria (Italian Legionary Air Force 1936-1939) Sqn. a. Aut. … More 1/72 Italeri CR.32 Chirri, Spain 1938