Airfix Magazine – 1960s Contents Listing

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Vol.1 No.1 June 1960
Editorial; The English Electric Canberra; In the Air – current aviation news; Shipping Notes; Stamps; Jack Brabham – racing driver; Competition Page; New Books; “We’re Boarding”; News from Airfix; Pictures of the Month; Realistic ‘Victorious’; Motorise your Zero – Motorising a 1:72 A6M Zero; On Road and Track; New Kits and Models; Make it Authentic – Detailing the Airfix Bristol Superfreighter; Railway Layout Realism; Land Speed Record; Railway Kit Conversions; Cartoons; Railway Review
Vol.1 No.2 July 1960
Editorial; In the air – current aviation news; John Cunningham – biography; Shipping notes; Wessex joins the Navy; Stamps; Flight without wings; Cartoons; Where’s that Tiger? – HMS Tiger; Some new books; Luftwaffe modifications – Messerschmitt Bf 110G-4/R3 night fighter radar nose kit conversion; Dornier Do 217E-2 with Saenger ram-jet conversion; Picture page; Layout realism; Railway review; Competition results; Reader’s letters; News from Airfix; Railway kit conversions; Warpaint for a fighter – Fiat G-91; Make it authentic – Detailing the Airfix Grumman J4F-1 Gosling; New kits and models; On road and track.
Vol.1 No.3 August 1960
Editorial; Stabling the iron horse; News from Airfix; Rear Admiral Sir Matthew Slattery – biography; Shipping notes; Some new books; Rotating rotorplanes – Motorising helicopter kits; In the air – current aviation news; Mosquito – DH 98 article; Stamps; Picture page; Layout realism; Blue Riband of the North Atlantic; New kits and models; Railway kit conversions; Reader’s letters; Cartoons; Make it authentic – HMS Victory; Railway review; On road and track
Vol.1 No.4 September 1960
Editorial; Donald Campbell – biography; New kits and models; In the air – current aviation news; Airfix’s Lancaster has a double; Cartoons; Battle of Britain anniversary Biggin Hill; Air Force Secret Service – Westland Lysander Mk III; Railway kit conversions; Shipping notes; Layout realism; Profile: Fairey Swordfish; Festiniog Railway; Minor conversions for Spitfire, Sea Hawk, Fiat G-91, Lysander, Typhoon and Rufe; North Atlantic 21 – airmail service anniversary; Railway review; Reader’s letters; Picture page; Stamps; On road and track; Some new books; Kitmaster story.
Vol.1 No.5 October 1960
Editorial; Shipping notes; Career in the Royal Navy; Stamps; Fokker Triplane – profile; News from Airfix; In the air – current aviation news; Some new books; John Surtees – biography; Railway kit conversions; Picture page; Profile: Hawker Seahawk; Layout realism; Proud St Pancras; Save the Sunderland – profile; New kits and models; Reader’s letters; On road and track; Railway review.
Vol.1 No.6 November 1960
Editorial; Shipping notes; In the air – current aviation news; Railway review; New kits and models; The Lancaster that knew its way home – (R5868 ‘S’ for Sugar); End of the Chesham Flyer; Sir Nigel Gresley – biography; On road and track; Tank Busting Hawker Hurricane Mk IID – conversion; Layout realism; Picture page; Stamps; Railway kit conversions; News from Airfix; Some new books; Junkers Ju-87 – profile; Reader’s letters
Vol.1 No.7 December 1960
[First colour photograph on the cover] Editorial; Shipping notes; In the air – current aviation news; Railway review; New kits and models; Playing with plastic, Part 1; Squadron Leader Peter Latham – biography; On road and track; SS Oriana – profile; Stamps; Layout realism; Picture page; News from Airfix; Railway kit conversions; For the record – photography; Dam busting Lancaster – profile; Reader’s letters; Some new books.
Vol.1 No.8 January 1961
Editorial; Shipping notes; In the air – current aviation news; Railway review; News kits and models; Playing with plastic, Part 2; Captain Clifford Edgecombe – biography; On road and track; Matchbox millions; Hawker Typhoon – profile; Picture page; Stamps; Layout realism; Cruisers and carriers – US Navy; News from Airfix; Diesels – locomotives; Railway kit conversions; Ship on a cushion of air – hovercraft; Reader’s letters; Some new books.
Vol.1 No.9 February 1961
Editorial; In the air; Jack Fairman – biography; News kits and models; Douglas C-47 Dakota – profile; Shipping notes; On road and track; Stamps; Bovington Tank Museum; What were they like to fly – Hawker Hurricane; Layout realism; Playing with plastic, Part 3; News from Airfix; Railway review; Railway kit conversions; Fifty years of Vickers – aircraft; Reader’s letters; Picture page.
Vol.1 No.10 March 1961
Editorial; In the air; Railway kit conversions; Shipping notes; de Havilland DH.88 Comet – profile; Wing Commander R P Beaumont – biography; Aircraft registrations – UK; On road and track; Spitfire into Seafire – conversion; Railway review; Green Goddess – MV Caronia; Picture page; 10 – 15 tons diesel hydraulic locomotive crane; Stamps; Wrenn 152 motor racing layout; New kits and models; Layout realism; News from Airfix; Reader’s letters; Some new books.
Vol.1 No.11 April 1961
In The Air (misc aviation news, air dates); Star Personality: Sqn Ldr John F. G. Howe – 74 Sqn; What were they like to fly? Boulton Paul Defiant; On Road and Track; Picture Page; Shipping Notes; Car Number Plates; Railway Kit Conversions; Profile: Hawker Hunter (markings summary incl. 4 tone profiles); GPO Underground Railway; Railway Layout Realism; Railway Review; Stamps; New Kits and Models; News from Airfix; Readers Write; P-51 Mustang Markings; Some New Books
Vol.1 No.12 May 1961
Editorial; In the air; Shipping notes; Master Modeller Club; Railway kit conversions; Sunderland comes home; Changing numbers – locomotive numbering, Part 1; Picture page; Westland Lysander – profile; Railway review; On road and track; Layout realism; Jim Clark – biography; Some new books; Stamps; New kits and models; News from Airfix; Reader’s letters.
Vol.2 No.1 June 1961
Editorial; In the air; Before and after – rebuild of Sopwith Triplane; Canberra in service; Captain D G Clutterbuck – biography; Railway review; Shipping notes; Ninety Two takes over – 92 Squadron Falcons Air Display Team; Picture Page; Railway kit conversions; Profile – Fokker F.27 Friendship – history; Changing numbers – locomotive numbering, Part 2; Stamps; Layout realism; On road and track; New kits and models; News from Airfix – PzKfw VG Panther, HMS Daring; Mayflight and Matador – Bomber Command exercises; Reader’s letters; Some new books.
Vol.2 No.2 July 1961
Editorial; In the air; Railway review; Black Prince – figure model; Shipping notes; Stamps; Star personality – Captain G Mayhew – biography; New kits and models; Profile – Mosquito fighters, Part 1 – markings summary, four tone profiles; Picture page; Hot stuff – 1942 combat report, Western Desert Air Force; Layout realism; Dornier D-217 conversions; There’s oil under Britain; On road and track; Railway kit conversions; Reader’s letters.
Vol.2 No.3 August 1961
Editorial; In the air; Aviation in miniature – London model exhibition; Shipping notes; Suggestions corner; Some new books; Layout realism; Blimp at Miami – Goodyear blimp; Stamps; On road and track; Picture page; Profile – Mosquito fighters, Part 2 – drawings, markings summary, four tone profiles; Level crossing into wayside halt; Notes on the Mosquito; Goodbye to the petrol pump; Railway kit conversions; Models from the Continent; Railway review; New kits and models; News from Airfix – Sherman, Railway turntable; Reader’s letters.
Vol.2 No.4 September 1961
Editorial; In the air; Some new books; Railway kit conversions; On road and track; Layout realism; Battle Class destroyer conversion; Dornier night fighter conversion; Picture page; Profile – Westland Whirlwind [S.51] – history, markings summary, four tone profiles; Suggestions corner; Stamps; Airborne bottleneck beater – DH Rapide; Old but not forgotten, Part 1 – Spitfire survivors; Shipping notes; Club for plastic modellers; Railway review; New kits and models; New from Airfix – Drewry shunter, Churchill tank; Reader’s letters.
Vol.2 No.5 October 1961
Editorial; In the air; News from Airfix – 1:144 de Havilland Comet 4B, Sud SE 210 Caravelle, Austin Healey Sprite: Railway Review; Star personality – Alec Issigonis; Shipping notes; Suggestions corner; Picture page; Layout realism; Profile – Hawker Hart, Part 1 – markings summary, four tone profiles; How cars got their name – Part 2 – Alvis; Old but not forgotten, Part 2 – Spitfire survivors; Great Gable goes north – D4 diesel locomotive; On road and track; Railway kit conversions; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.2 No.6 November 1961
Editorial; In the air; Pilots of the future – Hamble Training Establishment; On road and track; Railway kit conversions; More mods – reader’s railway kit conversions; Layout realism; Profile – Hawker Hart Part 2, Demon, Audax and Hardy – markings summary, four tone profiles; Stamps; Star personality – Mike Hailwood; Picture page; Proving a prototype – Avro 748; Shipping notes; Railway review; New kits and models; Central Hall Station – 7th Model Railway Hobby Show; Reader’s letters.
Vol.2 No.7 December 1961
Editorial; In the air – War Lover filmed in the UK with B-17’s; News from Airfix – HMS Nelson, Handley Page Halifax B.III; On road and track; Belvederes at Basingstoke – 66 Squadron shows its paces; Motorising a Rapier – car conversion; Profile – Caravelle, France’s best jet – history; Layout realism; Star personality – Captain James Percy, pilot; Shipping notes; Stamps; Some new books; Railway review; Art reproductions of racing cars; Picture page; New kits and models; Halt at Holborn – Gamages story; Reader’s letters.
Vol.2 No.8 January 1962
Editorial; In the air; News from Airfix – SS Canberra, Oliver Cromwell, HMS Campbeltown, 1:76 8th Army figures, 1:76 Foreign Legion figures, Renault Dauphine; Some new books, On road and track; How cars got their names – Austin; Railway kit conversions; Profile – Handley Page Halifax – Merlin engined versions – markings summary, four tone profiles; Stamps; Layout realism; Squadrons of the Royal Air Force, Part 1 – No. 21 Squadron; Shipping notes; Railway review; Picture page; Coin in the slot selling – the vending industry; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.2 No.9 February 1962
In The Air – RAF Alconbury (RB-66 flight, misc news); On Road and Track; How cars got their names – Bentley; Earls Court on Sea – International Boat Show; Railway Kit Conversions; Profile: Handley Page Halifax – Hercules engined versions (markings summary incl. 4 tone profiles) ; Stamps; Railway Review; Squadrons of the Royal Air Force, Part 2 – No.23 Squadron; Shipping Notes; Picture Page; Railway Layout Realism; New express yacht – Stavros Niarchos’ Mercury gas turbine motor yacht; New Kits and Models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.2 No.10 March 1962
Editorial; In the air; News from Airfix – electric slot racing; Morris Mini Minor; Charles I; Layout realism; On road and track; How cars got their names – Daimler; Stamps; Picture page; Railway review; Profile – Fairey Swordfish – markings summary, serials, four tone profiles; Railway kit conversions; Shipping notes; Reader’s letters; New kits and models.
Vol.2 No.11 April 1962
Editorial; In the air – USS Wasp; News from Airfix – North American Harvard, Richard I; Picture page; Layout realism; Profile – North American Harvard – markings summary, four tone profiles; US naval aviation news; Railway news; Shipping notes; Railway kit conversions; On road and track; How cars got their names – Ford of Dagenham; Some new books; Reader’s letters; New kits and models.
Vol.2 No.12 May 1962
Editorial; In the air – US 6th Fleet in the Mediterranean; News from Airfix – 1910 B type London bus; Railway kit conversions; Profile – Wellington bombers – markings summary, serials, squadron allocations; Picture page; Shipping notes; Layout realism; On road and track; Railway review; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.3 No.1 June 1962
In The Air (Shackleton Sales Weekend at Sywell, misc news); News from Airfix – Interfrigo goods van, Ventilated meat van; Picture Page; Shipping Notes; Railway Layout Realism; On Road and Track; How cars got their names – Hillman and Humber; Railway Kit Conversions; Profile: RAF Maritime Wellingtons (markings summary, serials, no tone profiles); New Kits and Models; Railway Review; Readers Write; Model Railway Club Exhibition; Some New Books.
Vol.3 No.2 July 1962
Editorial; In the air; Railway review; News from Airfix – Avro Anson, American Civil War figures; Picture page; Railway kit conversions; Shipping notes; On road and track; How cars got their names – Jaguar; Layout realism; Profile – Early RAF Mustangs – markings summary, four tone profiles; Some new books; New kits and models.
Vol.3 No.3 August 1962
Editorial; In the air – RAF Upavon Display, 19th June; News from Airfix – Heinkel He-111; Bismark; Picture page; Railway review; Shipping notes; On road and track; How cars got their names – Lagonda; Be your own table top general; Profile – Gloster Gladiator – markings summary, four tone profiles; Layout realism; Some new books; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.3 No.4 September 1962
Editorial; In the air; News from Airfix – Motor Racing sets. Scammell Scarab; Layout realism; Profile – Reconnaissance Ansons – markings summary, four tone profiles; Wartime Wellingtons – readers photos; Picture page; Shipping notes; Kit conversions – cars; On road and track; How cars got their names – Morris and MG; Railway review; New kits and models; Some new books; Reader’s letters
Vol.3 No.5 October 1962
Editorial; In the air – Farnborough Show; News from Airfix – 1904 Mercedes, Wagon train, Chicane set; Picture page; Kit conversions, B type bus; Shipping notes; On road and track; How cars got their names – Riley; Layout realism; Railway review; Profile – Anson trainers – markings summary, four tone profile; Some new books; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.3 No.6 November 1962
Editorial; In the air – Battle of Britain Open Days; News from Airfix – 1:144 Vickers Vanguard, Motor racing power unit; Picture page; Some new books; Layout realism; On road and track; Railway review; Shipping notes; Minis for Airfix Racing; Profile – September markings, miscellaneous aircraft; Model railway round up; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.3 No.7 December 1962
Editorial; In the air; News from Airfix – 1:600 Queen Elizabeth; Endeavour; B-17G Flying Fortress; Picture page; Scammell Scarab conversions; On road and track; Layout realism; Shipping notes; Profile – Fortress markings – markings summary, serials, four tone profiles; Railway review; Some new books; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.3 No.8 January 1963
Editorial; In the air; News from Airfix – B-17G Fortress; Picture page; Railway kit conversions; Layout realism; Shipping notes; Railway review; On road and track; Profile – Bolton Paul Defiant – drawings, conversion suggestions, markings summary; Some new books; Squadrons of the RAF, Part 3 – No. 111; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.3 No.9 February 1963
Editorial; In the air – Avro Anson; News from Airfix – StuG IIIG, Scammell tank transporter; Picture page; Layout realism; Alvis Stalwart from plastic card; Shipping notes; Railway review; On road and track; Profile – Camouflage schemes for early Beaufighters – drawing, markings summary, four tone profile; Some new books; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.3 No.10 March 1963
Editorial; In the air; News from Airfix – Hawker P.1127; Stalin 3 tank, F.1A Lightning; First steps in spray painting; Layout realism; Wheelspin; On road and track; Railway review; Profile – Beaufighters with torpedoes and Merlins – drawings, conversions, markings summary; Shipping notes; Some new books; Picture page; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.3 No.11 April 1963
Editorial; In the air; News from Airfix – HMS Warspite, More Motor Racing developments, Betta Bilda; Layout realism; Wheelspin; Plastic modelling – tools of the trade; Shipping notes; On road and track; Profile – From Lancaster to Manchester – conversion, drawings; Railway review; Some new books; Picture page; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.3 No.12 May 1963
Editorial; In the air; News from Airfix – 25 pdr; Picture page; Working with plastic sheet; Some new books; Wheelspin; On road and track; Shipping notes; Profile – English Electric Lightning – history; Layout realism; Railway review; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.4 No.1 June 1963
Editorial; In the air – Biggin Hill Air Fair; Wheelspin; Layout realism; Shipping notes; Power to your elbow – miniature electric drill; Railway review; On road and track; Profile – Conversion possibilities with the Lancaster – drawings; markings summary; Some new books; Picture page; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.4 No.2 July 1963
Editorial; In the air – Paris airports; News from Airfix – BR Lowmac, JCB 3; 1:16 Ariel Arrow Super Sports; Wheelspin; Building a steam wagon; Layout realism; On road and track; Railway review; Profile – Heinkel He-111Z glider tug; Shipping notes; Some new books; Picture page; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.4 No.3 August 1963
Editorial; News from Airfix – Prairie tank; human skeleton, US Marines set; In the air – Paris Air Show; Picture page; Overhead travelling cranes – conversion; Layout realism; Churchill AVRE; On road and track; Profile – High flying conversions for the Airfix Wellington – drawings, markings summary; Railway review; Wheelspin; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.5 No.1 September 1963
NEW BIGGER SIZE. News From Airfix: Lockheed F-104G Starfighter, HMS Devonshire; In The Air: Bovingdon & filming 633 Sqn; Military Modelling: Scammell heavy artillery tractor, 7.2″ howitzer conversion; Plastic Modelling: Overhead travelling cranes – Part 2 of travelling crane construction; Layout realism: model railways; Railway Review; Wheelspin: lap recorder; Profile: simple Supermarine Spitfire conversions part 1 (scale drawings); Shipping Notes: Worlds largest miniature passenger carrying ship; New Kits and Models: AMT 1:25 customising cars, Pyro Lincoln Continental & Fords, TT Scale figures, rail couplings, restaurant car, police van, service van, dinky toys; New Books reviewed; Letters to the Editor
Vol.5 No.2 October 1963
News from Airfix – 1:144 Boeing 707, Yak 9D, 1:32 Ford Zodiac; In the air – BAC-111; Motorising the Airfix Railbus; Wheelspin; Showcase for models; Layout realism; Naval modelling – Cruiser conversions from HMS Tiger; On road and track; Profile – Supermarine Spitfire conversions part 2 – Griffon engined Spitfire conversions – scale drawings; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.5 No.3 November 1963
News from Airfix – SS France, Jaguar E Type, Julius Caesar; In the air – Hawker Hunter; Military modelling – Sexton; Layout realism; Wheelspin; Shipping notes; Railway modelling – working lifting barrier level crossing, part 1; Profile – current aircraft markings – markings summary; Model Rail and Road Hobby Show; New books; Railway review; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.5 No.4 December 1963
News from Airfix – Royal Sovereign, Consolidated B-24J Liberator, Douglas Boston; In the air – RAF Flying Training Command; Railway modelling – working lifting barrier level crossing, part 2; Ballast for models; Military modelling – simple Sherman conversions; Layout realism; On road and track; Wheelspin; Slot car modelling – MG Sprite conversion; Profile – Auster conversions – drawings, markings summary; New books; New kits and models; Handley Page Herald markings – four tone profile; Reader’s letters.
Vol.5 No.5 January 1964
In the air – Hawker Hart restoration; News from Airfix – Lockheed Hudson, J94 saddle tank; Military modelling – Panther conversions, Jadgpanther; Profile – Douglas Boston – drawing, markings summary; Profile – Auster appendix; New books; Slot car modelling – motorising the Ford Zodiac; Railway modelling – motorising the Airfix Prairie; Shipping notes; Layout realism; Railway review; Military modelling – Runway controller’s caravan; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.5 No.6 February 1964
News from Airfix – L&Y saddle tank, 1:76 Russian infantry; New books; In the air – RAF parachutes, Westland SRN3 hovercraft, Jet Provost markings, Progress on the VC10; Military modelling – Scammell SV/2S breakdown tractor; Layout realism; Aircraft modelling – Fairy Swordfish floatplane conversion [first article by Alan W Hall]; Wheelspin; Railway modelling – Scammell Scarab; Profile – Douglas Havoc fighters – markings summary; Modelling tools; On road and track; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.5 No.7 March 1964
News from Airfix – Dassault Mirage, HMS Hotspur, Prestwin silo wagon; In the air – RAF Transport Command, RAF Lyneham; Layout realism; Shipping notes; Wheelspin; Railway modelling – cast metal locomotive kits, part 1; Naval modelling – HMS Warspite conversions – HMS Queen Elizabeth and HMS Valiant; Profile – Early British and American Liberators – markings summary; Railway review; New kits and models; New books; Reader’s letters.
Vol.5 No.8 April 1964
In the air – V bomber camouflage, British based Hustlers; News from Airfix – Scharnhorst, Tiger 1, 1:76 Japanese infantry; Military modelling – Russian JSU assault guns; Railway modelling – cast metal locomotive kits, part 2; New books; Layout realism; Aircraft modelling – Hawker Hurricane Mk I and Mk IId kit conversions – four tone profiles, scale drawing; Railway modelling – first steps in layout planning; Wheelspin; Profile – Liberators with nose turrets – markings summary; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.5 No.9 May 1964
In the air – Skyfame Museum, Yeovilton Museum, Tiger Club; News from Airfix – Il-2M3 Stormovik, Bren carrier, 1:76 Arabs; Wheelspin; Military modelling – PzKfw III conversion; Layout realism; Display flying a Lightning T.4; Shipping notes; Profile – Lockheed Hudson – markings summary; Railway modelling – narrow gauge locomotives; Railway review; New kits and models; New books; Reader’s letters.
Vol.5 No.10 June 1964
News from Airfix – F4U-1D Corsair; 1:32 Volkswagen; Mercedes Benz W125 1936 Auto Union slot racers; In the air – Air Sea Rescue; Railway modelling – motorising the Pug; Military modelling – Churchill bridgelayer; Wheelspin; Layout realism; Aircraft modelling – Gloster Gauntlet from Gladiator kit conversion – scale drawing; Railway modelling – track laying; Profile – Gloster Gauntlet – markings summary; New books; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.5 No.11 July 1964
In the air – Biggin Hill Air Show; 1964 RAF Acrobatic Team – Red Pelicans; News from Airfix – 1:144 VC-10; New books; Railway modelling – narrow gauge buildings; Wheelspin; Shipping notes; Layout realism; Military modelling – Morris Quad conversions; Railway review; On road and track; Profile – Westland Whirlwind fighter – markings summary; Latest BAC Lightning markings – photo; New kits and models; Reader’s letters; News from IPMS; Bovington Tank Museum; Wargames Convention, Westminster.
Vol.5 No.12 August 1964
News from Airfix – Ju-88A-4, slot racing kits; In the air – Concorde developments, Blue Streak, Shuttleworth Museum; Naval modelling – HMS Hotspur conversions; Railway modelling – scenic effects; Wheelspin; Plaster casting; Aircraft modelling – Hawker Hunter T.7 kit conversion – scale drawing; New books; Layout realism; Profile – F4U Corsair; New kits and models; News fromIPMS; Reader’s letters.
Vol.6 No.1 September 1964
News from Airfix – 1:144 BAC 111; 1:32 MG 1100; In the air – BAC Weybridge Works; Railway modelling – motorising the J94 saddle tank; Wheelspin; Layout realism; Shipping notes; Military modelling – Carrier conversions, part 1; Profile – Junkers Ju-88; New books; Railway review; New kits and models; News from IPMS; Reader’s letters
Vol.6 No.2 October 1964
News from Airfix – Consolidated PBY-5A Catalina, Cutiss P-40 Kittyhawk, Folland Gnat; Military modelling – Sherman Crab, Morris truck; In the air – Farnborough Show; Layout realism; Wheelspin; Model power transmissions; News from IPMS; Aircraft modelling – Junkers Ju-88G-1 Night Fighter kit conversion (scale drawing); New books; Railway review; Profile – Folland Gnat (Trainer & Finnish AF Gnats); New kits and models; Reader’s letters
Vol.6 No.3 November 1964
News from Airfix – Centurion, SdKfz 234 armoured car; Slot racing items; 1:76 Sheriff of Nottingham; In the air – Battle of Britain display, Benson restoring Farman Shorthorn, Mosquitos at RAF Bovingdon; Railway modelling – scenic effects; Wheelspin; Layout realism; Shipping notes; Military modelling – Special purpose Centurions; Railway modelling – lineside buildings; Profile – Farnborough, Colishall and autumn colours; New kits and models; New books; Reader’s letters; News from IPMS
Vol.6 No.4 December 1964
News from Airfix – RMS Mauretania, HMS Suffolk, BR Evening Star, Stephenson’s Rocket; In the air – Visits the Beagle Aircraft works, Shoreham, Douglas DC-9; Railway modelling – lineside buildings; Military modelling – 8th Army; Railway review; Wheelspin; Military modelling – Carrier conversions, part 2; Profile – Catalina – markings summary; New books; Layout realism; New kits and models; Reader’s letters
Vol.6 No.5 January 1965
News from Airfix – Revenge, 1:32 Dennis fire engine; Grumman Wildcat; In the air – Army Air Corps; Layout realism; Military modelling – SdKfz 234 conversions, part 1, Pak 40; Railway modelling – Motorising the Evening Star, part 1; Wheelspin; Railway modelling – double track level crossing; Shipping notes; Profile – Kittyhawk and its predecessors – markings summary; New books; New kits and models; Reader’s letters
Vol.6 No.6 February 1965
In the air – Short Belfast production, SR-N5 hovercraft, Canadair VTOL project, Douglas C-5A; News from Airfix – more slot racing items; Railway modelling – motorising the Evening Star, part 2; Military modelling – SdKfz 234 conversions, part 2; Layout realism; Wheelspin; Aircraft modelling – Curtiss P-36A – scale drawing; New books; Railway review; Profile – Martlet or Wildcat, Fleet fighter – markings summary; New kits and models; News from IPMS; Reader’s letters.
Vol.6 No.7 March 1965
News from Airfix – Junkers Ju-52, Messerschmitt Bf-109G-6, City of Truro, 1:32 Lotus Cortina, Dog fight doubles – Albatros and Camel, Dr.1 and F.2B; In the air – BAC-111, Piaggio PD 808; Railway modelling – station platform, part 1; Wheelspin; Using the Airfix motor; Visit to the Fighting Vehicle research and Development Establishment, Chertsey; Military modelling – Centurion ARV Mk 1; Profile – Lockheed F-104; News from IPMS; Layout realism; Shipping notes; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.6 No.8 April 1965
News from Airfix – Roland C.II, 1:76 US cavalry; Pendon Museum; In the air – Near East Air Force; Military modelling – Japanese infantry equipment; Modern building models; Wheelspin; Layout realism; Aircraft modelling – Douglas A-20G Havoc conversion – scale drawing; New books; News from IPMS; Railway review; Profile 0 Junkers Ju-52; New kits and models; Reader’s letters
Vol.6 No.9 May 1965
News from Airfix – LVT[4], Airacobra; In the air – HMS Sea Hawk, Culdrose; Railway modelling – point control; Shipping notes; N gauge launch; Wheelspin; Military modelling – Priest SPG; Layout realism; Profile – Airacobra – markings summary; New books; New kits and models; New from IPMS – launch of the magazine; Reader’s letters
Vol.6 No.10 June 1965
In the air – 67th Air Rescue Squadron, Prestwick, USAF; News from Airfix – 1:144 HP 42, 1:32 Vauxhall Viva, Dog fight double – Roland C.II & R.E.8, slot racing set; Military modelling – Morris CDSW trucks; Wheelspin; Railway modelling – railway trucks; News from IPMS; Layout realism; Aircraft modelling – Hawker Hector conversion from Airfix Hawker Demon – scale drawing; New books; Railway review; Profile – French Air Force markings, 1940 – 1950; New kits and models; Reader’s letters; Profile publications – first advertisement for Nos 1, S.E.5 – 24, Hawker Hurricane IIC
Vol.6 No.11 July 1965
In the air – Biggin Hill and Lakenheath Air Shows, Red Arrows; News from Airfix – B-25 Mitchell, Commonwealth CA-13 Boomerang, slot racing set; Railway modelling – Motorising the City of Truro; News from IPMS; Shipping notes; Military modelling – flame throwing Carriers; Layout realism; Focus on model photography; New books; Railway modelling – station platforms, part 2; Profile – Flights to Paris, 1919 to the present; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.6 No.12 August 1965
News from Airfix – HMS Ajax, Aichi D3A1 Val, 1:76 UK paratroops, slot racing cars; In the air – Paris Air Show, USAF Thunderbirds acrobatic team, USAF camouflage; Railway modelling – signals; Military modelling – Assault gun conversions; Layout realism; Wheelspin; Railway review; Aircraft modelling – Beaufighter Mk X – scale drawing, four tone profile; Focus on model photography; Profile – Paris Air Show markings; New books; New kits and models; News from IPMS; Reader’s letters.
Vol.7 No.1 September 1965
News from Airfix – 1:144 Boeing 727, DUKW, 1:25 Corvette Sting Ray; In the air – Historic aircraft, New Skyhawk, Blue Angels – USN acrobatic team; Wheelspin; Slot Centre; Railway modelling – Colour light signals; Shipping notes; Railway modelling – station footbridge; Military modelling – Jeep conversions; Focus on photography; Layout realism; Profile – Summer, 1940 – Battle of Britain markings summary; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.7 No.2 October 1965
In the air – Britten Norman Aircraft; Military modelling – Churchill AVRE SBG assault bridge; Railway modelling – signal controls; Aircraft modelling – Gloster Gladiator Mk II – four tone profiles; Wheelspin; Layout realism; News from IPMS; Profile – Focke Wulf Fw-190; Railway review; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.7 No.3 November 1965
News from Airfix – Mitsubishi Dinah, Vertol 107-II, 1:12 Boy Scout; In the air – Kestrel Evaluation Squadron [P-1127]; Model horse power – cart models; Military modelling – LVT conversions; Wheelspin; Naval modelling – HMS Ajax conversions; Railway modelling – station buildings; Aircraft modelling – BAC Lightning F.3 conversion from Airfix F.1A – four tone profile; Profile – Coltishall’s displays past and present; News from IPMS; New books; Far Eastern markings – photographs; Crash landings in Kent – Battle of Britain photographs; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.7 No.4 December 1965
News from Airfix – McDonnel F-4B Phantom II, LCM III, 1:25 ’65 Dodge Monaco; In the air – McDonnel F-4 Phantom in the UK; Car modelling – Making a Minivan; Military modelling – Bergepanther; Wheelspin; Railway modelling – remote control cranes; Aircraft modelling – RCAF de Havilland Tiger Moth – scale drawing, four tone profile; New books; Profile – North American B-25 Mitchell – markings summary; Photopage – first occurrence; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.7 No.5 January 1966
News from Airfix – B-29 Superfortress, HMS Victory; In the air – Douglas DC-9 Development; Military modelling – Churchill conversions; Railway modelling – trackside depot; Wheelspin; Railway modelling – mechanical loading; News from IPMS; Aircraft modelling – North American Harvard Mk I – scale drawings, four tone profile; Photopage; Profile – B-29 Superfortress; New books; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.7 No.6 February 1966
News from Airfix – Grumman Avenger, Fairey Firefly; In the air – World Aerobatic Championships, Moscow; Car modelling – Mini Travellers and pick ups; Photopage; Military modelling – Red Army; Military modelling – Motorising the LCM III; News from IPMS; Modelling miscellany – kit photographs; New books; Naval modelling – HMS Cumberland; Profile – B-29 and its derivatives – scale drawings, markings summary; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.7 No.7 March 1966
News From Airfix: 1:32 scale ‘Ole Bill’ bus of 1914 & ‘Ton-up Tony’; In the Air – Anti-sub Helicopter Ops; Basic Railway Modelling, Coal Traffic with the Airfix Wagons; Red Army Guns And Wagons from Airfix parts; Light up your Layouts; Photo Page: two  H.P. 42s Hengist & Helena, 2 X P-38s, Beaufighter, Swordfish; A Fiat for two, Fiat G91 into two seat trainer kit conversion; New Books reviewed; Profile: Fairey Firefly; New Kits and Models: Protar 500cc Gilera, Tamiya 1:50 scale Saiun C6N1, transfers, Dinky toy Cortina, Lindberg, Me 163, Fw 190-D, He 100, He 162, Revell Fw 200C, Profile Publications, Bellona colours; Letters to the Editor
Vol.7 No.8 April 1966
News From Airfix: 1:24 scale BOND Aston Martin, woodie Ford & Chrysler Imperial; In the Air – Vintage Aircraft Movements; Try Scratch Building, A bread van from Airfix parts and plastic; Military Modelling, On camouflage and markings; Wheelspin, Motorise and race the Airfix Dodge Monaco; Dinah with a difference, converting the Mitusbishi Ki 46-II to Ki 46-IIIA with drwgs; Photo Page: Sea Otter, Thunderbolt II, Wellington, 2 x Spitfires; Combined OPs 1966 style, visit to RN assault ship HMS Fearless; More Minis Make an Elf, 1:32 scale Mini conversion; Profile: Short Sunderland; New Kits and Models: narrow gauge, Revell Boeing PT-13 Kaydet, F-105 Thunderchief, Polish PZL P-11C, Europa Panhard, IMC Lotus-Ford ‘Indy car’; Letters to the Editor
Vol.7 No.9 May 1966
News from Airfix – Westland Scout; Northrop F-5A; 1:76 WWI German and British infantry; In the air – Problems facing British airports, Gloster E28/39 25th anniversary, Skyfame Aircraft Museum; Railway modelling – private owner RCH wagons; Tray scratch building – Bread van, part 2; News from IPMS; Military modelling – Tiger variants; Aircraft modelling – conversion techniques, part 1; Aircraft modelling – folding wings for naval aircraft; New books; Photopage; Profile – Fairey Firefly – markings summary, four tone profile; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.7 No.10 June 1966
News from Airfix – HMS Ark Royal, M3 half track, 1:76 zoo animals; In the air – Hawker Siddeley HS 125 Dominie in RAF service; Military modelling – M3A1 Scout Car; Scratch building – Cycle Van; Aircraft modelling – conversion techniques, part 2; Naval modelling – Campbeltown conversions; Photopage; Vehicle modelling – single deck B Type; Profile – Westland Scout – AAC markings summary, four tone profiles; New kits and models; New from IPMS; Reader’s letters; Easter MRC Show.
Vol.7 No.11 July 1966
News from Airfix – Westland Whirlwind HAR.1; New books; In the air – Airshow roundup; Vehicle modelling – Garret Caledon lorry; News from IPMS; Military modelling – M3A1 Scout Car ASSU, Churchill AVRE, M32 Recovery Vehicle; Railway modelling – coal depot; Vehicle modelling – Ford Zodiac; Aircraft modelling – McDonell RF-4C Phantom conversion – scale drawing, four tone profile; Photopage; Profile – Northrop Freedom Fighter – F-5 markings summary, four tone profile; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.7 No.12 August 1966
News from Airfix – 1:32 TR4A; 1:32 MGB; In the air – Hovershow 66, flying in the Short Belfast; Military modelling – 1914 – 18 British uniforms and equipment; Vehicle modelling – Military B Types; Vehicle modelling – Motorise the Aston Martin; Aircraft modelling – Catalina Mk IVb – PBY conversions scale drawing, four tone profiles; New books; Photopage; Vehicle modelling – 26 seat B Type; Profile – Colours and markings, Summer, 1966; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.8 No.1 September 1966
News From Airfix: Matador & 5.5 inch gun, Beam Engine, De Dietrich, Announcing next issue will be bigger; In the Air – Recent Navy Air Days;  Valve gear for Airfix locos, part 15; AEC Matador variants – Deacon SP 6 pdr conversion; Slot racing Mercedes, from spares & W196 body; Projected Garrett steam bus from Airfix bus parts; Westland Scout into a Wasp kit conversion with detail drwgs; New Books reviewed; Photo Page: Sea Hornets on HMS Vengeance, Bristol Boxkite replica, Sopwith Tripe replica, Curtiss Mohawk, Thunderbolt I, Me 262; Profile: Story of the F-4 Phantom; New Kits and Models: Nichimo Claude, Profiles, Merberlen battlefield sets, Real Photographs supplier, Heller Bloch 152, Amiot 143, Curtiss Hawk, Dinky toys; Letters to the Editor
Vol.8 No.2 October 1966
News from Airfix – Arado Ar-196A-3; 1:144 Hawker Siddeley Trident, slot racing news; In the air – Farnborough, 1966, Douglas DC-9; Vehicle modelling – civilian Matadors; Vehicle modelling – Motorising the MGB; Sherman Story, Part 1; Vehicle modelling – Garrett steam bus; Aircraft modelling – Spitfire Tr.9 – scale drawing, four tone profile; Figure modelling Norman knight; Aircraft modelling – Mustang Mk IIIB – scale drawing and four tone profile; Military modelling – King Tiger; Photopage; Profile – Farnborough, 1966; New Books; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.8 No.3 November 1966
News from Airfix – 1:25 1927 Lincoln Roadster, 1:76 WWI French infantry; Dogfight Double – Spitfire and Me-110D; In the air – Biggin Hill Air Museum, National Air Guard, RAF Hercules, New name for the P.1127, Air Traffic Control; Railway modelling – Motorising the Drewry shunter; Vehicle modelling – Converting motor racing figures; Sherman Story, Part 2; Naval modelling – HMS Ajax conversions; Marine aircraft of the 1914 – 18 war – photographs; Military modelling – Sturmtiger; Aircraft modelling – Me-262B-la/U1 kit conversion conversions – scale drawings, four tone profiles; New books; Profile – Colours of the day – latest RAF markings summary, four tone profiles; Photopage; New kits and models; Readre’s letters.
Vol.8 No.4 December 1966
News from Airfix – P-47D Thunderbolt and 1926 ‘Bullnose’ Morris Cowley; Building an Austin Van, conversion for the Airfix 1:32 scale Darracq; Military Modelling, runway van and SP guns; In the Air – Visits a Royal Navy communications Squadron; The Sherman story part 3: lessons of combat; More Me 262 jet fighter types – second instalment of conversion projects; Wheelspin: Energising the Airfix TR4A – converting 1:32 kit for slot car racing; Basic Railway Modelling, Southern Railway boxvans from Airfix components; Dornier Do 217K-1 kit conversion; Profile: Hawker P1127 3-view drawing with colour scheme; Photo page: Red Banner Academy Monimo, Ju 86K, Lockheed Neptune, Spitfire 22, Banshee, Fw 190, Hunter, Anson, Gosling, Meteor, Bloch 151, Fw Condor, Albacore’s in flight; New Kits and Models – reviews section, Heller Breguet 693, Historex soldiers, car models, Rikochet motor, Merberlen Trench System, Epoxy Adhesive; Letters to the editor; New books reviewed
Vol.8 No.5 January 1967
News From Airfix: Stirling Bomber, Great Western Paddle Steamer and Bond; Military Modelling Josef Stalin 2, from Airfix JS3 kit; Odd Job – Building a Sea Devon, conversion from Airfix Heron kit with drwgs etc; More From Your Modelling, basic requirements for kit builders; Commonwealth Tribals, HMS Cossack conversions; B Type service van, Airfix bus conversion; Building a Nerfingham Special, spoof slot car from spares; Airfix Sea Otter from an Airfix Walrus conversion with sketch page; Military Matters The Sherman Story part 4 Special purpose variants; Profile: The Short Stirling Saga; Photo Page: B-29 ‘Boxcar’, B-24, Kittyhawk, Fleet Finch, Mosquito, Auster 6, Late RAF Tiger Moth, Il-28, Vickers Valentia, Martlet, Catalina, Harvards, Fw 44, Walrus, Beaufighter, Bf 109, Wellington, Sunderland; New Books reviewed; Advert showing Chipmunk instrument panel; New Kits and Models: Revell MTB, Model Hobby TV characters, Aurora Guillotine, Minitanks; Letters to the Editor
Vol.8 No.6 February 1967
News From Airfix: Anglo-French Concorde, Dog Fight Double-Mosquito v Me262; In the Air – the HS Andover OCU; Basic Railway Modelling, detailing ‘City of Truro’; Front wheel drive Mini, slot car conversion; Military modelling, Buffalo into Alligator conversion project; Stuka Conversions part 1 of 2 Ju 87D from Airfix kit with tone drwgs; New Books reviewed; Military matters The Sherman Story part 5 experimental versions; HMS Atropos (Hornblower?s ship)conversion from HMS Endeavour with drwgs; Articulated AEC, Matador conversion; Profile: Later Stirling Marks; More From Your Modelling, making a start with conversions; Photo Page: Anson, Warwick, P-38, Stirling, 2 x Dakota, 2 x Typhoon, Weird captured German floatplane, Spitfire, Fw 190, Fi Storch, Ventura, 2 x Wellington, Fulmar, Hurricane, Mosquito, Boston V; New Kits and Models: Aurora USS Enterprise, Minitanks, Aurora ‘Corsair Privateer’, Revell B-26, He 219, DC-9; Letters to the editor; Advert with Jet Provost instrument panel
Vol.8 No.7 March 1967
News From Airfix: Northrop Black Widow, Fieseler Storch, Boeing Clipper, 1916 Mk I tank, Triumph Herald, 1967 full colour catalogue; In The Air: Kittiwake light plane & RNAS aircraft; Building AEC Y Types Lorry conversions from Airfix bus; Wheelspin: De Dietrich slot racer; Household Cavalry, guard figure conversions; Carrier flight deck in 1:72 scale; Tank busting Stuka conversions for the Airfix Ju 87D part 2 The Ju 87G with drg’s; New Books reviewed; Military Modelling Klimenti Vorishilov, conversion from Airfix JS3; The Seventh ‘Devonshire’ conversion for Airfix ‘Suffolk’; Military Matters: The Sherman Story, part 6 Shermans in British service; Metalised finishes, using ‘Metalskin’; Profile: A trip to the Netherlands, F-104’s, Fokker Friendship; Photo Page: Avenger, Lockheed U-2, Kittyhawk, 2 x B-24, 2 x Cornell trainer & Harvard, Westland Whirlwind fighter, Argus, Hurricane, Baltimore, PT-17’s, 2 x Mosquito, Gotha glider, Bf 109, Anson line up; New Kits and Models: Heller Rainbow Tri-motor & Bloch 174, Aurora Bell UH-1B Cobra, Bellona & Roco Minitanks, transfers, Fujimi Hellcat; Letters to the editor; Advert with Gnat cockpit
Vol.8 No.8 April 1967
News fom Airfix: World War 1 Americans, Monte Carlo Rally Set, Boxed OO/HO play-sets; In The Air: recent events, Meteor, Canberra; The Skybird Generation, a look back at pre-war solid modelling; The lorry bus completed, concluding part of Airfix Bus conversion; Military Matters, The Sherman story part 7 British Special Purpose Versions; Me262, story of conception & development; Simple 4-wheel drive, for slot cars; With beginners in mind, two easy conversions, Hawker Typhoon to Tornado & Navalised Hawker Hunter; The ‘Weapons’, ‘Daring’ class destroyer conversions; Military Modelling, Tanks of 1916, Airfix kit conversions with drwgs; New Books reviewed; Profile: Concorde, a new era in aviation; My Crimean War by Colin Jones part 1 The British; Photo Page, Dakota, 2 x F-5C’s, 2  x Fulmar’s, Curtiss Commando, Avro York, Stuka; The Saro Lerwick remembered; New Kits and Models: Impact Gladiator & Fury, Matchbox cars, transfers, Lindberg Do 335 & Hs 129, Historex model soldiers, Aosima Wildcat, Na C6N-1 & Ka E15K2; Letters to the Editor
Vol.8 No.9 May 1967
News From Airfix: Avro 504K & Fiat G.50; In The Air: current events; Basic Railway Modelling, A Mogul for your layout, loco conversion; Military Matters, The Sherman story, part 8 British experimental versions; Memories of the Avro 504K; Wheelspin: Motorise the Mercedes part 2 of veteran slot car conversions; Crimean War part 2 The Russians; New Books reviewed; Stirling Transport conversion to Short Stirling Mk V with drwgs; Retracting those wheels, making retractable landing gear for Revell B-26 Marauder & Airfix Short Stirling; Mould you own turrets, tips for armour modellers; Profile: The radio bombing Dornier Do 217K-2 + guided bomb carrier kit conversion with drwgs; Military Modelling, Sherman kit conversions; Photo Page: Albacore, Sturgeon I, Fairey Hendon, B-P Overstrand, 2 + 1 Wellington, Lysander, Bristol F2B; New Kits and Models: Russian kit of Mil Mi 10 ‘Flying Crane’, Flatting agent (makes gloss matt) from Humbrol, LS 105m Howitzer SPG, in 1:35 scale, Hasegawa Emily in 1:72 scale, Minitanks, Modelcolor paint, Die-casts; Letters to the Editor
Vol.8 No.10 June 1967
News From Airfix: OO/HO Romans, 1:24 scale Pontiac GTO & Dodge Charger, Shipboard slot-racing, picture of B-17 Bit O’ Lace pilot John Bauman; In The Air: Royal Visit to Parachute Brigade & events update; Military Matters, The Sherman story part 9 End of the line; Military Modelling, A Ram from a Sherman, armour conversion; Building a Le Mans ‘start’, slot car track feature; Basic Railway Modelling, Motorising the Mogul, ‘City of Truro’ conversion completed; From ‘Suffolk to ‘London’, cruiser conversion; New Books reviewed; Profile: Mosquito with tone profiles; Crimean War 3, setting the scene; Changing of the Guard, Airfix Guard figure conversion; Air-sea-rescue H-19, conversion of Airfix S-55 Whirlwind helicopter with drwgs; Photo Page: 2 x Baltimore, Whirlwind Heli’, Blenheim, 60 hp Deperdussin Monoplane, Warwick, Dakota, Swordfish, Sea Fury; Fiat finishes, tone drwgs for G.50bis FA-26; New Kits and Models: Revell 1:72 scale Boeing P-26A & Curtiss Hawk 75A, IPMS USA transfers, Aurora 1:48 scale F-111A, Midori JS-3, T-54 & M48A2, Hasegawa 1:72 scale Kawanashi H8K2 Emily, OO/HO bridging gear, Revell USS Arizona; K’s GWR coach; Letters to the Editor
Vol.8 No.11 July 1967
News From Airfix: SPAD VII, Trevithick’s locomotive, Aston Martin DB5 & Hump back bridge; In The Air: visit to Paris Air Show; Military Modelling, Soviet Scud-A missile carrier; Low Loader, Matador conversion; Avro 504N conversion project, with drwgs; Warpaint for Freedom Fighter, tone 3 view & detail; May Day in Moscow 4 x photo’s; All at Sea Warship display ideas; Making a Privateer, conversion project for Liberator with drwgs; LCC No.1, fire tender from Airfix Dennis Fire Engine; Zulu War, part 1 The British; Profile: Armed Forces Day, 1967; Hot rod Ford, customising the Airfix-MPC ‘Woodie’; The Churchill Tank, part 1 Development; New Books reviewed; New Kits and Models: Aosima, Brewster Buffalo, Douglas Dauntless, A6M2 Zero & Goshikisen, BMW blue label JS-3, Bellona, Menin Road diorama base, Renwall Aero-skin, Yamato, Mushahi, Myoki, Haguro & Shinona ship models, Hasegawa F1M2 Pete & LS kit of G3M3 Nell; Letters to the Editor
Vol.8 No.12 August 1967
News From Airfix: Flak 36 88mm gun, Douglas SBD Dauntless; Dauntless colour schemes with drwgs; In The Air, current aviation news; Military Modelling, Early marks of Churchill; Zulu War part 2 The Natives; Wheelspin, A Rolls for racing, vintage slot car conversion; The Aeromodels series, more solid modelling recollections; German Turret Numbers; Matador Crane Truck conversion for Airfix kit; More Guards conversions, figures; Basic Railway Modelling, The 93XX Mogul; The Churchill tank, part 9 Design Developments; Profile: The Mirage story; New Books reviewed; Two-seater TF-104G Starfighter, Airfix F-104 kit conversion, with tone drwgs; Photo Page, 3 x Spitfires, Japanese ‘Topsy’, Gannet, Avenger, Wellington & Bf109G; New Kits and Models: Revell Prinz Eugen, Aurora 1:25 scale fire engine, Bellona bases, Hasegawa ‘Shinano’ aircraft carrier, Tamiya SU-100 SPG, Aurora U Boat & Graf Spee, Corgi cars, Universal mounted vice, GWR King; Letters to the Editor
Vol.9 No.1 September 1967
In The Air – ASR comp & Brawdy Naval Air Day; News from Airfix – Sky Ranger flying model and Porsche Carrera slot car; ‘Gnome’ Whirlwind 1:72 scale helicopter conversion from Airfix S-55 kit; Flak 36 conversions in 1:76 scale; Cafe in Card a simple scenic (trackside) model; ‘J-N’ class destroyers – ‘Cossack’ kit conversions; Basic Railway Modelling ‘City’ into ‘Aberdare’; Motorising the Airfix Herald (slot car) kit; Photo Page: English Electric Lightning’s; York from a Lancaster – 1:72 scale balsa conversion; Settings for the Zulu War, third and last part; Fighting Colours Part 1 Fighters 1937-39; The Churchill Tank, Part 3 the combat variants; New kits and models – Heller 1:72 scale Loire et Olivier Leo 45, Floquil weathering paint, Lesney cars, Revell Macchi, Japanese Navy type O from Tamiya, AHM tank transporter, Soviet Minitanks 1:86 scale, Card T-34 kit, Profile Publications Tanks and prototype aircraft; Letters to the Editor
Vol.9 No.2 October 1967
News From Airfix – DH4, Chance-Vought Kingfisher, Ford Mustang Fastback Car, Porsche Carrera 6, MC J type Ford; In The Air – HMS Eagle; Bus models in OO scale; More Flak 36 conversions; Channel Comes of Age, short article on Channel Airways; Photo Page: WW2 aircraft of Middle East, Italy and NW Europe; US Civil War infantry; The Churchill Tank Part 4 the AVRE; Military Volkswagen, converting the 1:32 scale Airfix Beetle into a Kubelwagen; Kingfisher Camouflage – with photos & 3 view drgs; Mould your own fuselage, tips for advanced modellers; Fighting Colours Part 2 Fighters 1939-40; Two for Car Converts, Gorden-Bennet Mercedes & Birkin’s Bentley; New its and models – Japanese Red Label 1:72 scale aircraft, Lesney plated collectables, Aurora ’12 O’clock High’ B-17 formation, Historex Ammunition wagon, Tamiya 1:25 scale Jagdpanther; New Books reviewed; Letters to the Editor
Vol.9 No.3 November 1967
News From Airfix – SM79 Sparviero Bomber, MiG-21c Fighter, ‘Free Enterprise II’ Ferry Ship, Porsche Carrera 6; In The Air – RAF Hercules, with 3 view colour scheme; The Churchill Tank Part 5 AVRE Variants; Military Modelling, A Japanese Tankette conversion; New Books reviewed; The Earliest Jet Provost – converting the Airfix Mk.3 to a Mk.1; Basic Railway Modelling ‘County from a ‘City’; HMS Daring class Destroyer conversion; Power for 1:24 scale (slot cars); US Civil War the cavalry; Fighting Colours Part 3 Summer of 1940; New Kits and Models – Aurora UK releases including Yamato battleship, Pyro replica fire-arms and table top ships, Bellona vac formed diorama/battlefield bases in OO/HO, K’s GWR 57ft ‘B’ set coach, New imports from Japan; Letters to the editor; Fighters 1940 – a photographic supplement to ‘Fighting Colours’.
Vol.9 No.4 December 1967
News from Airfix – 1:24 Ford J Type, 1:24 Chevrolet Mako Shark, 1:24 Monkeemobile; Vehicle modelling – refurbishing Airfix racers; Military modelling – Centurion ARV, Centurion III, Soviet DUKW; In the air – Orly – New York 707 service; Churchill Tank, Part 6; News from IPMS; Military modelling – US Civil War; Railway modelling – Building a Bulldog; New books; Aircraft modelling – Halifax B.II conversion from Airfix Mk III kit – scale drawings; WWI camouflage colours; Aircraft modelling – RNAS Camel – scale drawings, four tone profiles; Lieutenant D V Armstrong – Camel pilot biography; Fighting colours, Part 4 – Fighters overseas – markings summary, four tone profiles; New kits and models; Reader’s letters.
Vol.9 No.5 January 1968
News from Airfix – He 111, Cutty Sark, F-111A & 007 WA-116 Autogiro; The Churchill Tank part 7 special purpose variants; Military Modelling Sherman Tank to M12 conversion; In The Air (visits to Westchester County Airport & Floyd Bennet Field, New York State ANG units); Defiant TT.III kit conversion (1/72 scale tone 3-view); US Civil War Figures; 1:32 scale Tram ‘O’ gauge (Old Bill bus conversion); Railway Halt; HMS Warspite as she was, retro fit of Airfix kit to 1915 trim; Codar 400X model railway control unit; Household Brigade of 1830 figures; Fighting Colours part 4: Over to the Offensive (Spitfire and Hurricane tone drwgs); Motorising the Aston Martin DB5; New Kits and Models – Aurora warships, Car Models, Transfers (decals) Revell kits,
1:72 Kiel Kraft Hurricane, Fujii & Nitto tanks; Letters to the Editor; Photo Page – Mustang, Sunderland, Walrus, Catalina.
Vol.9 No.6 February 1968
Roman Friends and Foes, 1:76 figures; SEAC Dakotas, profiles; Military Modelling Land-Rover variants; In The Air – Concorde 001 roll out; Basic Railway Modelling: Curved Bulldog conversion; The Churchill Tank part 8 Special Purpose Variants; Matador 6 wheeler truck conversion; New Books reviewed; DH9 from a DH4 conversion; Fighting Colours part 5: Fighters From Overseas (Curtiss Mohawk IV); US Civil War concluding part; New Kits and Models – Hawk 1:48 scale Lysander, Black & Decker powerdriver, Humbrol paint, Monogram 1:72 scale Bearcat, Tigercat and Curtiss P-36A, die-cast Berliet Aurochs, Wild West wagon kits, Imported paint, Decal sheets (NB: First mention of Decals as opposed to transfers); Photo Page – Avro 504J, DH4, DH9A, Stirling, Corsair & Fairey Battle; Letters to the editor.
Vol.9 No.7 March 1968
News from Airfix – Mig 15 v Mirage IIIC dog-fight double, Angel Interceptor, Tirpitz and new OO/HO figures; Wheelspin, motorized (slot car) Airfix 1:32 scale Bentley; Military Modelling German Assault Gun and Sherman ‘Dozer’ conversions; Building the ‘Nine-Ack’ DH9A conversion from DH4; The Churchill Tank part 9 Bridging Variants; Basic Railway Modelling The ‘Bird’ series Bulldog; In The Air – latest Harrier Development; Timber! making rail layout accessories; German Army 1914-18 part 1; Fighting Colours part 6: The Offensive in Europe; New Books Reviewed; New Kits and Models; Photo Page – Mosquito, Ju G58, Ju88G, 112 Sqn Tomahawk, VIP B-24, Fairey Gordon, Vickers Vincent, SM81, Catalina, P-40, Marauder & Grumman Goose; Letters to the editor
Vol.9 No.8 April 1968
News from Airfix, Hannover CLIIIa, Beagle Basset & 1:76 commando’s; Military Modelling, WW1 British Tank conversions; German Army 1914-18 part 2 Later infantry uniforms; In The Air – RAF Jubilee celebrations; The Churchill Tank part 10 bridging variants; Where Are They Now? – survey of preserved aircraft from 1918-68; DH4 colour schemes with tone profiles; Faithful Annie Mk I to Mk XII Avro Anson kit conversion with drwg’s; Per Ardua Ad Astra, 50 years of the RAF with profiles; Basic Railway Modelling building a GWR ‘Dukedog’; New Kits and Models – 1:72 Nichimo Spitfire, motorised box wagon (rail), Minitanks, Military paints, Wagon Lithos, Sellotape, 1:35 Tamiya tanks, Hasegawa F-5 and T-38; Photo Page – Albacore, UK & US Seafire, He 111, Mk22 Spitfires, PB4Y & Harvard II; Letters to the Editor
Vol.9 No.9 May 1968
News From Airfix – Grumman Hellcat, Ford Trimotor & Motorace; Military Modelling Two Airfix M3 half track conversions; In The Air – DC-10, Jetstream, Nimrod; The Churchill Story part 11 post-war models; DH4 variants with tone profiles; Basic Railway Modelling, from Prairie to 2-8-0T; German Army 1914-18 artillery; New Books reviewed; Early Wimpy – Wellington Mk III to Mk I kit conversion with drwgs; Building a 4mm scale swing bridge (rail); Fighting Colours part 7 Night Fighters Supreme; New Kits and Models – Bellona AA positions, 1:35 scale Tamiya tanks, 1:12 scale Bandai flat 12 formula 1 Ferrari, New Transfers, Playcraft narrow gauge (rail), 1:76 Midori tanks.  Photo Page – Hurricane MkII’s, Brisfit, DH9A, Bloch MB-152, Beaufort I, Avenger, Corsair, Firefly & Hellcats; Letters to the Editor
Vol.9 No.10 June 1968
News from Airfix – 1:35 Saladin Armoured Car, 54 mm paratroopers; Naval modelling – H Class destroyers; Military modelling – more ’88’ conversions; German Army, 1914 – 18, Part 4 – Jagers, Schutzen, Machine Gun troops; In the air – HMS Engadine and helicopter training; 88 story; Railway modelling – Flowers and Atbaras; New books; Aircraft modelling – Auster Mk IV – scale drawings, four tone profiles; Vehicle modelling – Motorising the Viva; Fighting colours, Part 9 – North Africa, 1940 – 1943 – markings summary, four tone profiles; New kits and models; Photopage; Reader’s letters
Vol.9 No.11 July 1968
News From Airfix – T-34 tank and Motor Ace items; ‘Puff the Magic Dragon’ AC/FC-47 gunships with drwgs & colour scheme details; German Army Part 5 1914-18 technical troops and equipment; In The Air – events diary; T-34 (tank story) Part 1 The BT Series; Basic Railway Modelling, Wagons Galore; PR Mosquito PR.16 & PR.34 kit conversions with drwgs; Fighting Colours Part 9 The Middle East and Italy; New books reviewed; Military Modelling: T-34 conversions; New Kits and Models – Harbutts Replicars, Transfers, Minitanks, Humbrol Paints, Czech vintage cars, Mod-Roc, Simplas Chassis kits, Quality Prints; Photo Page – Blenheim, Mosquito, Roc, Swordfish, SM 81, Beaufighter, SM 79, Caproni 101, Swordfish; Letters to the editor
Vol.9 No.12 August 1968
News From Airfix – Hawker Demon, Bristol Blenheim IV and Fairey Battle; Cutty Sark Afloat, working version of Airfix kit; In The Air – RAF 50th anniversary celebrations; T-34 Part 2 Birth of the T-34; Messerschmitt Bf 109F converted to 109K with sketch page; Basic Railway Modelling, looking at narrow gauge; German Army 1914-18 Part 6 cavalry; New Books Reviewed; Building a Fairey Battle Trainer, Airfix kit conversion with drawings and tone profiles; Fighting Colours Part 10 Coastal Command Fighters; Military Modelling: Soviet ‘SU’ Types; Maxim’s Machine Guns, inc drwgs; New Kits and Models – Hasegawa Emily, Minitanks, Monogram Ju87G, Letraset Transfers; Photo Page – Typhoons, Swordfish, Fi Storch, Fairey Flycatcher, Corsair, 4 x Bf 109; Letters to the Editor
Vol.10 No.1 September 1968
In The Air – disappearing types; German Army 1914-18 Part 7 Cavalry; New Books reviewed; Lightning for the RAF, Airfix P-38J kit conversion, with tone profiles & drwgs; Military Modelling: T-34 variants; T-34 Part 3 The Early Models; WW1 German Lozenge Camouflage Part 1 of 2 with drwgs & detail by P Leaman; Crusader tank in 1:76 scale from scratch with drwgs; Basic Railway Modelling, The 56XX class; Profile: A look at the HS Dominie (H.S.125) in RAF service with drwgs and tone profiles; Photo Page – Lockheed PV-1, Kittyhawk x 2, Mosquito, Douglas Digby, Meteor III, B-24 & B-17; New Kits and Models – transfers, Corgi cars, Revell B-25B in 1:48 scale, Revell Merchant Ship; Letters to the Editor
Vol.10 No.2 October 1968
News From Airfix – Fw 190D v Stormovik dogfight double, Skyraider, Henschel 129B, HS Dominie T1, ‘Battle of Britain’ class loco, 1912 Ford Model T; In The Air – visit to RAF Chivenor; German Army 1914-18 Part 8 Rear echelons; Basic Railway Modelling, layouts in narrow gauge; WW1 German Lozenge Camouflage Part 2 of 2; T-34 Part 4 The alter models; Easy crane loco ‘Pug’ conversion; New books reviewed; Radial Engined ‘Lanc’ – Avro Lancaster MkII kit conversion; Fighting Colours Part 11 New marks and new types; SEAC Memories – a Photo Page extra from South East Asia 1945; Photo Page – Catalina, Vickers Valentia’s, Tempest II & V, 2x Venom’s, Anson, Spitfire Vc trop’, 2x B-26; Military Modelling: LAD Half-track & T-34 detail; New Kits & Models – Revell 1:32 Bell UH-1 & AH-1G Hueycobra, Harbutts Plastone, Hornby GWR 56XX 0-6-2 loco, Revell 1:144 scale C-130B, Wagon Litho’s, PVA glue (NEW!); Letters to the Editor (good photo of B-29 model)
Vol.10 No.3 November 1968
In The Air: Farnborough and the Danish Air Force; News From Airfix: Ferrari 250LM and HMS Fearless; Changing the Chaparral, detailing Airfix’s 1:24 scale 2C (car) kit; Basic Railway Modelling, narrow gauge baseboard; A Matador Crane Truck, lineside truck conversion; French Storch conversion of Fiesler Fi 156 to MS.502 & MS.505 versions with drwgs; Armoured Division Markings (British); Beaufighter with Merlins: MkII conversion with tone drwgs; Fighting Colours part 12 Fighters in the Far East War; New Books reviewed; Roman Friends and Foes part 2 Arab Auxiliaries; T-34 part 5 Special purpose variants; Military Modelling Salvage Tank (WW1); Photo Page: Hampden, Liberator’s, Hudson’s, Siskin, Ju 52, Fairey Dart & Fairey DIII; New Kits and Models: Loco prints, Transfers, Blick dry print transfers, OO/HO vintage cars, Floquil books!! Almark Transfers, Rub ‘N Buff metal finish, Lesney die-casts; Letters to the Editor
Vol.10 No.4 December 1968
In The Air: submarine hunting; News From Airfix: Curtiss Helldiver & New Catalogues; New Books reviewed; Building a Churchill VII Crocodile (flame thrower trailer); More SEAC Memories, Buffalos & Hurricane; Make a BT-5 in 1:76 scale scratch build armour project; Two Horse power, lineside horse drawn delivery wagon; Basic Railway Modelling narrow Gauge Turntable; Roman Friends and Foes part 3 German Tribesmen; T-34 part 6 Post War Developments; Airfix Buccaneer NA 39 to Buccaneer S.2 kit conversion with tone 3 view drwg; Lightning F.6 conversion drwgs; Military Modelling scratch built PzKw 1, Ausf A in 1:76 scale; Fighting Colours part 13: The Year of Victory (Gloster Meteor III); New kits and Models: Monogram 1:72 scale P-6E Hawk, Curtiss F-11C-2 Goshawk & Boeing F4B-4, Heller Bloch 210 & Potez 63-11, Playcraft OO/HO lay-out kits, Ex-Frog 1:72 scale H.P. Herald & 1:96 scale Boeing 707, De Frey transfers, Tamiya M36, Dymo Labels, Humbrol Paints, Corgi ‘Chitty’, other die-casts; Photo Page: Barracuda, Sea Otter, York, B-24, C-47, RAF Mustang, Harvard, Hudson x 3; Letters to the Editor
Vol.10 No.5 January 1969
In The Air: A visit to British Air Ferries; News From Airfix: IL-28 ‘Beagle’, ‘Schools’ class loco, Mercedes-Benz 280 SL, H.P. Hampden; Char B tank scratch build with drwgs; New books reviewed; Steam traction, trackside vehicles; Military Modelling, Panther models; Panzer 3 part 1 introduction; Basic Railway Modelling, motorising ‘Biggin Hill’; Forge a Ferrari, slot or static 330P; Heinkel III 1940 style, Airfix Heinkel He 111H-20 to H-1 kit conversion with tone 3 views; Fighting Colours part 14: The post-war years; The Avro 504K (described) part 1 of 2 with drwgs by P Leaman; Photo Page: Catalina, Hudson, Hellcat, F-84E, Mustang, Harvard, Spitfire, Ju 88, Blenheim, Vickers Victoria; Roman Friends and Foes part 4 Roman Artillery; Photo’s of readers Beaufighter Mk IF; New Kits and Models: Hasegawa SAAB Viggen, OV-10A Bronco, Playcraft loco, Jerry’s Hobbies tank parts, Transfers, Frog Lightning F6, N A Sabre, Fw 190A, Ruch (polish) TS-11 Iskra, Minitanks, Fleischman catalogue, Humbrol paints, Playcraft wagons; 1968 IPMS Nat’s champ’ Harry Woodman; Letters to the Editor
Vol.10 No.6 February 1969
H.P. Hereford conversion, Avro 504K part 2;; In the Air: Interview with wartime P-47 ace J W Keeler; News from Airfix: RMS ‘Queen Elizibeth 2’, Handley Page 0/400, Petlyakov Pe-2; New books reviewed; Skybirds postscript, look back at old
kits with 1936 price list; Basic Railway Modelling, details for ‘Biggin Hill’; Panzer 3 part 2 Models A to H; The Avro 504K Part 2 of 2 by P Leaman with drwgs; H.P. Hereford conversion from Airfix Hampden with tone drwgs; The Battle of Britain, Saltzman FILM PREVIEW with photos; Military Modelling T-34 ARV & A-20; Roman Friends Foes part 5 Other Cavalry; Sail Plan, series on rigging sailing ship models part 1 standing rigging; Photo Page: Fairey Seafox, IIIF Floatplane, Battle trainer, Dak, Barracuda, Ju 52, Buckingham C1, Anson x 2, Spitfire V, Avenger; New Kits and Models: Otaki Puma, Nitto Weasel, Humbrol paint, Frog rebox of Hasegawa Bronco, F-105, G8N1 Rita, Bellona accessories, Heller Caudron 714, Mureaux 117, Transfers, Frog Lysander; Letters to the Editor
Vol.10 No.7 March 1969
In The Air: visits to RNAS Culdrose ‘Instant’ (distemper) Camouflage and RAF Coningsby Phantoms; News from Airfix: Grumman Duck, and Ancient Britons; Colour Schemes for the Airfix FM-2 Wildcat (4 tone profiles & plan views); Type 95 Tank ‘Kyu-Go’ scratch build; New Books reviewed; Basic Railway Modelling ‘Biggin Hill’ Locomotive Tender detailing; Airfix Porsche 906 cars and colours, mods for the Airfix kit; Panzer III part 3: Models J to N; Royal Auxiliary Air Force sqns & aircraft; AEW Skyraider conversion (1/72 tone 4-view drwg); Profile: Aircraft Colours 1968 (2 RAF Wessex tone profiles); Military Modelling Sherman tank to BARV conversion; Roman Friends and Foes part 6 War Elephants; Sailing Ship rigging part 2; Avro 548 conversion; New Kits and Models: F-100 Super Sabre, 1:72 scale from Hasegawa, Riko kits working SS Strathardle, (sci-fi)Tamiya Apollo 1 lunar vehicle, Marusan lunar half track & Ultra Hawk. Transfers, Lindbergh Do335, Tamiya 1:100 scale aircraft, trackside cars, Frog Blenheim, Showcase; Letters to the Editor; Photo Page: Beaufort, Hawker Nimrod?s, Swordfish x 2, Short ?C? class flying boat, DH Puss Moth, Marauder III, Miles Martinet, Walrus
Vol.10 No.8 April 1969
In The Air: Visit to the RAF Communications Sqn; News From Airfix: HMS Prince, Victor 2000 estate car, Honda CB 450 Motor cycle; Military Modelling, Tanks of 1917-18, Mk.V conversions for Airfix Mk1; Bombing Colours, part 1 Bombers before fighters; New Books reviewed; Panzer 3 part 4 Special variants; Roman Friends and Foes, part 7 Ancient Britons; Sail Plan, part 3 Seizings, shrouds and deadeyes; Water Tower in OO scale, engine shed conversion; The first Fortress, advanced conversion B-17 with drwgs; British Army Markings, armoured and infantry divisions 1944; Somua S35 scratch built tank with drwgs; Basic Railway Modelling, track and scenic work; Sopwith Pup, conversion with drwgs; New kits and Models: Potar Honda ‘six’, Stoppel transfers, Revell 1:32 Zero & Bell UH-1D and 1:72 PBY-5 Catalina & CH-54 Skycrane, Reboxed Frog Brittania in 1:96 scale, Otaki Honda S800, Marusan 1:50 scale Spitfire IX & Me 109, Historex figure kits, Almark & Humbrol releases; Photo Page: Loire et Oliver 451 x 2, Ju 52, Spitfire, 2 x views of Polish PWS trainer, v rare Zubr (Bison) & R-13 Army co-op, Vengeance, Harvard; Letters to the editor, photo of Danish Navy Avro 504 N
Vol.10 No.9 May 1969
In The Air: Harrier & DC-10; Panzer 3 part 5 Assault guns; New Books reviewed; Sail Plan part 4 Ratlines and blocks; Sopwith Camels of the ‘Aces’ conversion with drwgs; ‘Swept Seahawk’ P1052 conversion; Roman Friends and Foes part 8 The Picts; Basic Railway Modelling, Station in narrow gauge; Breakdown Landrover conversion; Short-Nose (Bristol) Freighter, conversion project with tone drwgs; Bombing Colours, part 2 Camouflage Introduced (H.P. Halifax); Easy narrow gauge loco, Airfix ‘Pug’ conversion; Military Modelling Light Tank Mk IV conversion; The Lee-Enfield rifles, guide for modellers; New Kits and Models: Tamiya 1:12 scale Porche 910 & 1:100 scale Fiat G91R, Almark transfers, Ratio Wagon kits, Narrow gauge HO-9, 0-6-2, Wagon sheets, Revell Charles W Morgan, Vintage cars, Revell 1:8 scale Dragster bike, Paul Hamlyn prints, Versaplane tool, Scale Craft plans; Letters to the Editor with photo’s of Stirling & Chipmunk; Photo Page: Halifax II, Mosquito, Anson, 3 x Spifire & 2 x Dakota, Spitfire VIII, Vickers Vernon, Siebel Si 204 D, Ar 234, Kittyhawk, B-24.
Vol.10 No.10 June 1969
In The Air: FAA Phantom and airshow news; New Books reviewed; News From Airfix: Devastator and Jaguar 420G; Motorising QE2, model ship poject; Ordnance loads for modern British Aircraft; Panzer 3 part 6 Concluding part; German tank crew uniforms 1st of 3; Improving and detailing the Airfix Focke-Wulf Fw 190D, with sketch page; Military Modelling Stug IV and T76; Modelling Danish ‘Cats’ PBY-5A Catalina variants with drwgs; Bombing Colours part 3 The De Havilland bombers; Basic Railway Modelling simple loco for narrow gauge based on Airfix ‘Pug’; Roman Friends and Foes part 9 Miscellany; Sail Plan part 5 Sails and Rigging; New Kits and Models: Nichimo 1:35 scale PzKw IV Ausf F2 & Charioteer, Plastic Rod from Slaters, Revised Frog kits, Bellona base, Bauanlitung 1:100 scale Caravelle, Transfers, New Frog Bf-109 and A-6A Intruder; Photo Page: Ventura, Cosair, 3 x Spitfires, Whitley, Harvard, Envoy, Lodestar, Anson Mk I; Letters to the Editor
Vol.10 No.11 July 1969
In The Air: Swissair; New Books reviewed; ‘Battle’ class Destroyers with drwgs; A ‘Fireless’ Locomotive From the ‘Pug’ small loco conversion; The British Army ’14-18 uniforms and regiments part 1 infantry 1914; Basic Railway Modelling, 24 ton wagons; Pigeon Loft from a bus, Old Bill Airfix kit conversion; Modelling an Australian Mirage 1110 conversion with tone drwgs; Bombing Colours part 4 The Handley-Page Night Bombers; The Carrier Story (Bren) part 1 Development; A guide to the Fokker Dr.1 Triplane, part 1 details & drwgs by P Leaman V good; Military Modelling Austin Trucks; Photo Page: Boulton-Paul Overstrand, Blenheim x 2, Hurricane Mk1, Lodestar, Dornier Do 17, Lysander, Vicker Virginia, Wellington; New Kits and Models: Revell 1:32 scale Wildcat, Aliplast Fiat G.55, Monogram Do 17 in 1:72 scale, transfers, Imai Chieftain tank in 1:50 scale, Lesney cars; Letters to the Editor
Vol.10 No.12 August 1969
News From Airfix: RAF Emergency Set, OV-10A Bronco, Maudley Paddle Engine, BMW R69 Motor Cycle; New Books reviewed; In The Air: In flight refuelling; Markings for the Hunter, Hawker Hunter profiles; The Carrier Story part 2 The ‘Universal’ type; Basic Railway Modelling Tank wagon from ‘spares’; The complete Josef Stalin, details for the Airfix JS3 tank kit; The British Army ’14-18 part 2 infantry 1916-18; Fairey Fulmar from a Battle kit advanced conversion with drwgs & details; Dakota with a needle nose, simple conversion with tone profile; Bombing Colours part 5 Experimentation; A guide to the Fokker Dr.1 Triplane part 2 of P Leaman; German tank crew uniform part 2 Waffen-SS Panzer crews; New Kits and Models: Aurora 1:48 scale M45A3 Sherman, Tamiya Panther & Nitto LVT(A), 1:20 scale Lotus Europa, 1:16 Alfa Romeo, transfers, Tamiya 1:100 scale scale SAAB Draken, Frog B-47E, Aliplast Fiat G.55; Letters to the Editor with photos of Bristol Freighter, Mirage & Harvard x 2. Photo Page: Reggiane Re 2001, Blenheim, B-17, Spitfire, Beaufighter, Hudson, Wellington, Martinet, Baltimore, Walrus
Vol.11 No.1 September 1969
Fire engine via Hong Kong, Airfix parts plus toy conversion; More Matador conversions, lorry conversions; The British Army ’14-18, part 3 Mounted Troops; New Books reviewed; Bombing Colours, part 6 Wartime Bombers in Post-war Service; T48 GMC, half track conversion; RAF Buccaneers, colour note with tone drwgs; Basic Railway Modelling, An Iron Ore Tippler; Manchester from a Lancaster, conversion project; German Army Horse-drawn transport, 1939-45. Profile: The Fairey Battle; The Carrier story, part 3 The Carden-Lloyd Carriers; New Kits and Models: Imai, 1:24 scale M5 gun Tractor & Scud missile carrier, Slater’s Microstrip, Monogram Apollo models, rail rolling stock. Photo Page: Barracuda, Seafire, B-24, 2 x Venom, Fulmar on shore & on hangar deck on HMS Ravager, Anson, Marauder; Letters to the Editor; Cavalier Mustang, simple conversion project
Vol.11 No.2 October 1969
News from Airfix: BSA C15 motor-cycle, Ford 3 litre GT, 1:32 scale soldiers; In The Air: current aviation news; The Carrier Story, part 4 MG and Bren Carriers; ‘Flower’ class corvette ship models; Firefly Mk.1 conversion from Mk.V with drwgs; Basic Railway Modelling, container wagon; The OV-10A Bronco tone drwgs and details; Modelling the Ventura, Lockheed Hudson conversion, with drwgs; Bombing Colours, part 7 The DH 9A; A Guide to the Fokker Dr.I Triplane, final part of P Leaman’s article; New Books reviewed; The JSU 152 SPG; Bedford 30 cwt truck conversion; The British Army ’14-18, part 4 Artillery and Guns; New Kits and Models: aircraft kit conversion sets for Me 262, Me 110 & He 111, transfers, figures by Douglas Miniatures, Frog Beaufighter & Phantom, IMC Skyhawk, Aurora Boeing 747; Letters to the editor
Vol.11 No.3 November 1969
New Books reviewed; News from Airfix: Boeing 747, Orion Spacecraft, Waterloo Highlanders; In The Air: visit to Air Gregory; The Carrier Story part 5 Universal carriers; Grumman Avenger details and markings, with tone drwgs; War Emergency Destroyers, the ‘O’ to ‘Z’ class; The British Army ’14-18, part 5 Machine Gun Corps and Tank Corps; Making Ansett’s Short Sandringham ‘Islander’, conversion for Short Sunderland, with drwgs; Bombing Colours part 8 Single Engined Bombers; The Sopwith Baby, seaplane conversion; Basic Railway Modelling, Building a Shunters Truck; German Tank crew uniform, last of three, Afrika Korps and SP Artillery; Military modelling, The T2 TVR, M3 Lee conversion; New Kits and Models: Frog Griffon Spitfire, Monogram AH-1G Hueycobra, Decals, Tamiya Lockheed F-104J/G, Jones Bros 1937 Cord 812, Wills LNER A4, Tamiya Leopard Tank, Imai 1:24 scale M-60, Rareplanes introduced, Frog Tomahawk, Frog Battle of Britain ‘Dogfight double’, Letraset, Hawk 1:32 scale H-43B Helicopter; Photo Page: Rapides, Avro Aldershot, Kittyhawk, Hoverfly 1, 4 x Avenger; Letters to the Editor
Vol.11 No.4 December 1969
News from Airfix: Harrier, Cessna O-2A, M3 Grant/Lee tank, Sikorsky Sea King; New Books reviewed; In The Air: flying with Autair; Sailing the Endeavour, working sail conversion; Basic railway modelling, building a ‘B1’ from Airfix ‘Schools’; Bombing Colours, part 9 The Virginia Night Bombers; The Carrier Story, part 6 Commonwealth and Special Types; Capt. Roy Brown’s Sopwith Camel, with drwgs; More Dakota Conversions, C-47 into Soviet Li-2 and floatplane, with drwgs; War Emergency Destroyers, the ‘O’ to ‘Z’ part 2; Military Modelling, Grant ARVs, M3 Lee tank conversions; The British Army ’14-18, part 6 Staff, Service Corps and departments; New Kits and Books: Viking HO scale vehicles, Tamiya MiG-21, die-casts, wagon bogies, Nitto SdKfz 251/1 in 1:35 scale, Aurora Roman ‘bireme’ warship, Tool tidy, Hawk MiG-15, Trackside, transfers; Photo Page: 2 x Vickers Valentia, 3 x Vickers Virginia, Harvard, Skyhawk, Ju 188, Spitfire, Ju 352; Letters to the Editor

Thanks to Chris Wildridge and others for their help with completing the Airfix Magazine pages.

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