Exclusive Build
Airfix's much-anticipated 1/48 AgustaWestland Merlin HC3 is almost upon us. David Fisher appraises an exclusive test shot. AMW provides the reference spread.

Battle and Build

Warren E. Thompson details the heart-wrenching story of two F4U-4 naval aviators during the Korean War. Jan Maes reproduces one of the Corsairs flown by Medal of Honor recipient Lt. (jg) Thomas Hudner Jr.
Advanced Build
Vosper MTB234- Dave Fisher portrays one of the Royal Navy's speedier vessels, with Coastal Craft's exceptional multi-media Vosper MTB234.

Military Build
GTK Boxer (GTFz) - Revell's 1/32 Boxer GTK is a real contender in the arm class according to Joe Long.

Review Build
London Bus Part Two - Alan Firbank concludes his build of Revell's 1/24 kit of the classic Routemaster Bus. Alan Millar editor of Buses Magazine provides some handy reference images.

Out and About
Middle Wallop 2012 - Malcolm V. Lowe and Glenn Sands headed south to the Army Air Corps Museum for the Aircraft Enthusiasts Fair and Model Show.

and much more!

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