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Offline elmayerle

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Re: Mars Models
« Reply #15 on: February 24, 2017, 11:04:50 PM »
I can't say exactly when I saw it, but I believe it was an early 1980's issue of Aviation Convention News; I didn't give any ideas, just pointed out what was already out there. ;)

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Re: Mars Models
« Reply #16 on: February 24, 2017, 11:25:03 PM »
I have a set of drawings for a floatplane Yak.40 from an old 80's L&K magazine, I recall John Lacey 'maverick' did a profile of same in Finnair markings too :)

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Re: Mars Models
« Reply #17 on: February 25, 2017, 04:32:28 AM »
IIRC there was interest from CAC to produce the Yak-40 under licence in Australia
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Re: Mars Models
« Reply #18 on: May 12, 2017, 06:51:32 PM »
Coming in 2017/2018 in 1/72 Lavochkin La-15 "Fantail"

Image is showing both the 1/48 and 1/72 kits:




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Re: Mars Models
« Reply #19 on: May 12, 2017, 11:48:10 PM »
If you look at a FMA IAe 33 Pulqui II you can see the Kurt Tank design influence there.

I wrote an article about the Ta-183 and it's connection to the Space Shuttle some years ago, the plan was to build a model of each of the aircraft I mentioned in it. The La-15 was one of them but the model I bought to build was a bit 'agricultural' . This kit would be much better.

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Re: Mars Models
« Reply #20 on: May 13, 2017, 12:33:37 AM »
The La-15 was one of them but the model I bought to build was a bit 'agricultural' . This kit would be much better.


Was it the Cooperativa 1/72 kit? In carbon-y black plastic? :

http://modelingmadness.com/review/korean/lacombela15preview.htm

I've been slowly working on that one for years; I also have the Prop & Jet resin kit, which is a beauty.

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Re: Mars Models
« Reply #21 on: September 08, 2017, 02:37:10 AM »
Mutter, grumble...another one I have in resin being made in injected plastic for you lot...mutter grumble...1/48 Yakovlev Yak-25 "Flashlight":

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Re: Mars Models
« Reply #22 on: September 08, 2017, 07:14:13 PM »
We honour you for your sacrifice  :icon_alabanza:

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Re: Mars Models
« Reply #23 on: September 16, 2017, 04:14:06 AM »
Tupolev ANT-7 (R-6) - not sure the scale - coming:



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Re: Mars Models
« Reply #24 on: October 20, 2017, 02:18:00 AM »
New 1/72 Dornier Do.23F/G coming:







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Re: Mars Models
« Reply #25 on: March 14, 2018, 04:06:50 AM »
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Re: Mars Models
« Reply #26 on: May 16, 2018, 01:12:34 AM »
1/48 LaGG-3 66 series coming:




When you look at it like this, it almost has an early P-51 look to it.
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