A 1946 Aeronca 11AC Scout has hit the market. The listing states:
1946 Aeronca 11ac Scout N3818E. 1266 hrs since major overhaul. Recovered in 2012. Always hangered. Annual done in 2020. Wonderful short field performer. This tail dragger is a perfect aircraft to go sight seeing with a friend. Known to cruise along while only sipping on fuel… you can’t go wrong with this timeless classic!
The aircraft is located in Middleburg, FL and is currently available for bidding. Click here to check out the complete listing.
YouTuber Guillermo Rojas Bazán (rojasbazan) has published the first in a series of videos detailing his amazing Ju87 B-1 Stuka model.
The model is described as “total scratch built aluminum construction” in 1/16 scale. The first part of the proposed three part series details the materials and construction of the model, with a close look at the stunning level of detail incorporated into the project.
Click below to check it out.
Zvezda has released a series of renderings detailing their upcoming C-130H Hercules model kit in 1/72 scale.
The offering is described as a “full new kit,” although additional details, including contents, liveries, pricing and an expected release date, appear to be absent at the moment.
Click below to check out additional renderings. According to the developer, “panel lines and other small parts will be added soon.”
A 1948 Lockheed F-94A Starfire fuselage is currently available for sale. The listing states:
1948 Lockheed f94 A Model number 2 prototype40 ft. Long1st all weather jet radar intercepterArmy air coreIn the cockpit, It has both seats and sticks and pedals but, no instrument panels or gauges.There are no wings or tail fins, only what you see in the pictures is all there is.If you want wings, T33 wings are compatible with this aircraft and they are out there and you can find them. No engine in it.
The fuselage is located in West Islip, New York and is currently being offered for US $20,000. Click here to check out the complete listing.
ICM has released its new Do 217J-1/2 model kit in 1/48 scale.
According to Scalemates, the offering (48272) is based on ICM’s new tool Do 217N-1 kit (48271). The new kit is touted as offering highly detailed engines and cockpit interior as well as marking options for four machines.
Product Page (ICM via AeroScale Additional Information via Scalemates)
A 1969 Aero L-29 Delphin is for sale with a reduced price. The listing states (in part):
Aero L-29 Delphin This is a great example of one of the finest jet aircraft ever built by the eastern block countries. These were built to be rugged and to be operated off of grass strips. This airplane is a fairly low time good shape machine. Engine just under 500 hours total time and has passed inspection for continued operation. The airframe around 2500 TT. Ejection seats are cold. Includes a tail cart to split the tail for inspections and maintenance, tow bar, and spares. Great airshow airplane or for that person that always wanted to be their own jet fighter pilot. Sale will include a fresh inspection. Delivery for cost available. Trades for a Center Console Boat considered.
The machine is located in Lebanon, Tennessee and is now being offered for US $49,500 (offers are also being accepted). Click here to check out the complete listing.
Eduard has announced the upcoming release of a limited edition B-26B/C Marauder “Wine, Women & Song” model kit in 1/72 scale.
The kit (2129) reportedly contains Hasegawa plastic parts, Eduard Brassin wheels, photo etched details, painting mask and nine marking options for 9th and 12th USAAFB-26B/C in ETO and MTO service.
The kit is currently slated for release in June. Click below to check out additional, newly released images of the box design.
A unique collection of two Auster Mk9 fuselages “with wings to match” are for sale either individually or as a pair. The listing states (in part):
Unique aeroplane fuselage. Can be used for Glamping Pods, Caravan Teardrop trailer. We bought two of these fuselages to build into two aeroplane shaped small caravans. We appeared on George Clarke’s TV show for Chanel 4 Amazing Spaces. With the one and only Camper Copter called Hette. Our idea was to take the two Mk9 Austers we call the twins and convert them into two beautiful small caravans on the Chanel 4 show, unfortunately we have other projects that just have to be done and so the twins TV appearance will have to wait till you are ready. We have several trailer options for you to build the aeroplanes onto. Other parts that we have purchased in anticipation of the project can be included if required. One is exactly as shown in the first picture. Including the undercarriage, doors, floor, tail and nose cone. The other is similar with a shorter tail, no undercarriage. It does include doors, floor and nose cone. Both are available separately or together for a discount. Also available wings to match.
The aircraft are located in Rugby, UK and are currently being offered for £5,000, although offers are also being accepted. Click here to check out the complete listing.
Arma Hobby has released its new tool FM-2 Wildcat “Expert Set” model kit in 1/72 scale.
As previously reported, the model will reportedly be released in three boxings, including an FM-2 Wildcat Expert Set (70031), Wildcat Mk VI Model Kit (70032) and FM-2 Wildcat Model Kit (70033). The project will also continue into the F4F-4 Wildcat version at some point.
The new Expert Set kit appears to boast photo etched details and marking options for six machines, including aircraft of VC-8, VC-10, VC-69, VC-96 and 882 Squadron.
An Antonov AN-30, a type reportedly developed from the An-24 for aerial cartography and used by the Ukrainian, Bulgarian and Romanian Air Forces, has been spotted for sale.
Details on the offering are extremely limited, with the listing stating “Two aircraft units. Airworthiness.” The location is displayed as Воронеж, Russian Federation while the price is US $590,000 (although offers are also being accepted). Click here to check out the complete listing.