1/72 Supermodel Fiat CR.32

Words and pictures by Nicolas Protonotarios The Fiat CR.32 was a compact, robust and highly manoeuvrable fighter, designed by Celestino Rosatelli, that gained a reputation as one of the most outstanding fighter biplanes of the 1930s. It was overtaken subsequently by more advanced monoplane designs and was becoming obsolete by 1939.

1/72 Kovozavody Prostetsov Letov Š-231/331

Words and pictures by Nicolas Protonotarios The Czechoslovak Letov Š-231 was the final production version of the earlier Š-31 project, with its first flight in 1933. After modifications were undertaken to improve the machine’s performance, it entered production the following year and began equipping Czech fighter units in June 1936. Although perfectly adequate as a … More 1/72 Kovozavody Prostetsov Letov Š-231/331

Alley Cat Models 1/32 Bf.109 Spanish Civil War D1 Conversion Set, Review

This conversion set can be used to convert the 1/32 Eduard Bf.109 E1 kit to a D model used during the Spanish Civil War (the E3 version can also be used as the base kit with a little extra work). Also included inside this set are optional markings for Hauptmann Gotthardt Handrick aircraft from Stab … More Alley Cat Models 1/32 Bf.109 Spanish Civil War D1 Conversion Set, Review

1/72 Special Hobby Vickers/CASA Type 245 “Spanish Vildebeest With Floats” Review

This kit was supplied for review by Special Hobby. The Type 245 was an aircraft designed by Vickers in accordance with the Spanish government with a view to a license being granted for the Spanish company Casa to produce them. This aircraft was based on the Vickers Vildebeest and used the Hispano-Suiza 12L in line … More 1/72 Special Hobby Vickers/CASA Type 245 “Spanish Vildebeest With Floats” Review