Inside your magazine
Each issue of your magazine contains easy to follow step-by-step instructions with clear photos detailing how to assemble your model.
Plus, delve into the rich history of the Spitfire as your collection builds into a comprehensive guide to the legendary aircraft.
The Spitfire model is suitable for all levels of skill, featuring clear step-by-step diagrams and easy-to-follow instructions. You’ll be shown how to assemble each component of this incredible model with expert tips to ensure that assembly is problem free.
The story of the spitfire
Starting with the expertise of the Supermarine company and the Air Ministry‘s need for efficient fighter planes, we trace the development of the Spitfire and look at the technical details as new marks came off the production line.
Of the battle of Britain
This section profiles the 61 different British fighter squadrons that were involved in the Battle of Britain and examines their role in the action.
Focussing on the heroes of the Battle of Britain, discover the personalities and profiles of the most successful pilots in action against the Luftwaffe during the summer of 1940.
in the air
The war in the air brought a new dimension to warfare. Follow the action during World War II from the perspective of the aerial attacks and bombing raids carried out by Allied and enemy combat aircraft.
Britain at war
Eighty years ago, Britain feared the rise of Hitler‘s Germany and the threat that it posed to daily life. The country was turned upside down as people came to terms with the deprivations of war. Discover how Britain changed during the war years.
Your first 4 issues
Start the assembly of your model by fitting the propeller blades into their mounts.
Gears are fitted to the spinner, and the spinner motor and housing are assembled.
Assembling the engine of your Spitfire model, together with a part of the fuselage.
Part of the engine housing is assembled and magnets are fitted to a removeable section of fuselage.