Aviation-related Magazines Guide

Title means Spinner. Subtitled ‘Ilmailulehti’ (Aviation Magazine). First published under the title ‘PienoisMalli’ (see first title above). Featured modelling and aviation history articles. A4 size magazine of 12 pages each issue. The editor was Toivo Sorsa. Published twice in 1978 (No.1 & No.2). No further issues known.

Suomen Ilmailuhistoriallinen Lehti

Aviation-related Magazines Guide

Title translates as ‘Finnish Aviation Historical Magazine’. ‘Suomen Ilmailuhistoriallinen Lehti’ in an independent aviation historical publication that is published four times a year since 1994. The magazine receives a lot of co-operation with the Keski-Suomen Ilmailumuseo aviation museum. The magazine can be ordered from editor Pentti Manninen and it can also be bought from the museum shop. The magazine is supplied abroad with an eight page English summary – the summary is included in the price. The magazine is printed in black and white and it usually has 24 pages.

Further information: Suomen Ilmailuhistoriallinen Lehti, Editor Pentti Manninen, Mäkelänkatu 5 B 10, FIN-00550 Helsinki. Phone/fax +358 971 2272. website: Suomen Ilmailuhistoriallinen Lehti

Suomen Siivet

Aviation-related Magazines Guide

Subtitled ‘Ilmailuhistoriallinen Lehti’ (Aviation Historical Magazine). The title means Finnish Wings. This magazine was dedicated to Finnish aviation history – civil and military – with a lot of rare pictures. It was printed in black and white, and sometimes featured a coloured cover. The average size was 32 pages. The publisher and only editor was Ossi Anttonen.

It was first published in 1968, when only one issue appeared. In the years 1969 – 1970 there were four issues per year, and in the years 1971 – 1973 six issues per year, giving 26 issues altogether.

PienoisMalli (2)

Aviation-related Magazines Guide

Title means ScaleModel. Established in 1981, ‘PienoisMalli’ magazine is the Finnish language specialist publication for scale model and radio control hobbyists, covering plastic model kits, figurines and dioramas, RC models, boats and model ships, model railroads, tools and materials, photography, electronics, computers and software, if applicable to modelling hobbies national and international modelling news, races, happenings, trade and hobby shows. ‘PienoisMalli’ magazine is published eight times a year.

Further information: Hobby-Kustannus Oy, Kirvestie 34 C, 00760 Helsinki. Tel: +358-9-3870400, Fax: +358-9-3870060. Website: Pienois Malli