The cockpit of Polish Air Force MiG-21MF 8022 has hit the market. The product description states:

Recently repainted in red/white take off of Croatian air force scheme to represent Polish air force insignia. Aircraft was completely stripped to bare aluminum by method of vapor blasting. Careful care was taken to correct any dings or dents. Aircraft was primed, sealed and coated in PPG base/clear in Ferrari Corsa red and Avus white. The paint is flawless. All inside compartments were all opened and cleaned before painting. Cockpit is 100 percent complete. Cockpit glass is clear and in great shape. The display stand is being repainted at the time of this listing in a gloss white finish. This is a one of a kind show piece, not another around like it.

The section is located in Calhoun, Georgia and is currently available for US $19,999, although bids are also being accepted. Click here to check out the complete listing.

Eduard has announced the upcoming release of a Limited Edition Reichsverteidigung Dual Combo Fw 190 / Bf 109 model kit in 1/48 scale.

The offering (11119) consists of a brand new tool Fw 190A-8/R2 accompanied by Bf 109G-6/G-14 and will reportedly include pre-painted PE sets, painting mask and Cartograf-printed decals covering “six Sturmbocks from all Luftwaffe Reich Defense Sturmgruppen, and seven escorting Bf 109G.”

The kit is currently slated for release in September. Click below to check out additional livery profiles.

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Boeing Stearman PT-13D Kaydet S/N 42-17506 (N261PD) is available for sale. The product description states:

Full Restoration By Caruso 177 Hours Ago. New Wings, Fabric, Leather Seats, Etc. Lycoming 680-17, 177 Hours Since Overhaul. McCauley Steel Adjustable Propeller. Becker VHF And Transponder. It Is Believed This Is The Lowest Time PT13D In The World At 706 Hours TT. Full Documented History. Excellent Condition.

The machine is located in Lancaster, PA and is currently being offered for US $189,000. Click here to check out the complete listing.

SNJ-5/AT6-D (S/N 43-884 / N43884) has hit the market.

The R-1340-AN-1-powered aircraft is described as “ex USN Pensacola, ex Spanish Air Force” and the recipient of a Judges Appreciation Award at Oshkosh 2016.

The machine reportedly includes original panels with all O/H instruments, a Hooker Harnesses, pre-oilier, dual King comm, King transponder and a working N3-B gun sight and reflector. The aircraft is also said to boast an “extremely rare” W-7B left wing camera with original box and original, restored 100 lb. practice bombs for static display.

The SNJ is located in Radnor, OH and is currently available for US $229,000. Click here to check out the complete listing.

(Top Photo: SDASM [Public Domain], via Wikimedia Commons)

Modelcollect Hobby has announced the upcoming release of a new tool B-52H model kit in 1/72 scale.

The kit (UA72200) is touted as offering two detailed engine parts, four detailed flaps, Detailed tail, 12 AGM-129 missiles and full interior details. As of this writing, a release date has not yet been announced.

Click below to check out a series of development renderings.

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Piper L-4J “War Bug” has hit the market.

The aircraft is reportedly equipped with a Continental A-65 engine, metal spars, Cleveland brakes and a Scott tail wheel and is said to be flying with a current annual.

The machine is located in Hollywood, Flordia and is now available for bidding. Click here to check out the complete listing.

A new international trailer has been released for the upcoming Bruce Willis, Adrien Brody film Unbreakable Spirit which is based on the Japanese bombings of the Chinese city of Chongqing during World War II.

The film is currently slated for release on October 26. Click below to check out the new trailer.

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A full-scale, static reproduction of a BAE Hawk cockpit in in Red Arrows color scheme has hit the market.

The section is reportedly made from fiberglass and plywood and is believed to have been “a group apprentice test piece.” It contains “no serviceable aircraft parts” but is said to be “an excellent starting point for any future simulator or display project.”

The cockpit includes an ejector seat that is lying down inside the cockpit as well as a trailer. It is located in Leighton Buzzard, UK and is currently available for bidding. Click here to check out the complete listing.

The National Museum of the U.S. Air Force in Dayton, Ohio has released the first promotional video for the upcoming 2018 Dawn Patrol Rendezvous air show.

The event, offered every other year by the museum and the Great War Aeroplanes Association, will reportedly feature flights of reduced and full-scale replica WWI aircraft, WWI living history re-enactors in a war encampment area, radio-controlled model aircraft, period vehicles, music and a collector’s show of WWI era items. The event will also include guest speakers on WWI topics as well as many family hands-on and educational activities.

Click here for additional information and to check out the video.

The USAF Museum in Dayton, Ohio recently moved some of its iconic WW2 warbirds back into position after they were temporarily relocated to provide room for the Memphis Belle exhibit opening back in May. These included the P-51, P-47, P-38 and A-36.

In the process, opportunities were provided to get a better look at the aircraft, resulting in a new series videos that can be seen below.

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