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Build the iconic Spitfire Mk Ia

Issue by issue, build the legendary Spitfire Mk Ia in 1:18 scale with a range of remarkable features, including moving parts, working lights and sounds.

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Create your own replica of the historic WWII aircraft

Watch as your Spitfire Mk Ia model comes to life, simulating takeoff, flight, night battle, landing and much more!

  • Rotating propellers (with sound effects)
  • Synchronised blade pitch
  • Detailed engine with removable outer panels
  • Landing gear can be raised and lowered
  • Moving rudder, elevators, ailerons and landing flaps
  • Sliding cockpit cover and opening door
  • Working cockpit, navigation and taillights
  • Flashing machine guns (with sound effects)

Bring your Spitfire Mk Ia to life with this stunning diorama

Prepare your Spitfire for its next mission as you recreate three scenes from the Battle of Britain: rearming your fighter, refuelling and aircraft maintenance.

The Spitfire couldn't fly without the hard work of its groundcrew. Each man had a specific task to perform, from servicing the engine to repairing battle damage. Now, see the teamwork needed to send a Spitfire into battle as you arrange your diorama elements to represent a corner of ‘an English airfield’. Get your aircraft ready to scramble to meet the next enemy raid!

This incredible diorama comes as part of your subscription over the final 20 issues of the collection.

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When you subscribe, each month you'll receive 4 magazines delivered to your door priced at £9.99 each with free P&P.

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Subscription gifts are only available to those beginning their collection with Issues 1, 2, 3 or 4.

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Get a FREE issue complete with clear step-by-step instructions, fascinating information, and all the components you need to continue building your Spitfire!
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tin poster

Pay tribute to ‘the few’ by displaying this iconic quote by WWII Prime Minister Winston Churchill. This sturdy tin poster will look fantastic on show next to your Spitfire Mk Ia model.

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Spitfire Mk Ia binder

Keep your building instructions and fascinating facts organised with this exclusive Spitfire Mk Ia binder.

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No. 74 Squadron Mug

Have a toast to A. G. ‘Sailor’ Malan whilst you learn about his rich history as No. 74 Squadron Leader. Featuring the symbolic Tiger Squadron logo, this mug is perfect for drinking your brew whilst you assemble your Spitfire.

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metal display plaque

This high-quality metal display plaque features incredible information about the Spitfire Mk Ia and features your name as the model maker!

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