Build your own 1:18 scale replica of the Spitfire Mk Ia

Your model is a replica of the Mk Ia Spitfire flown by A. G. 'Sailor' Malan, a South African by birth, who served with the RAF during World War II. He flew at Dunkirk in May 1940, becoming Squadron Leader of No. 74 Squadron during the Battle of Britain.

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Wingspan 620mm

Model is made from diecast metal with plastic for fine details and steel screws.
Batteries are not supplied.

Height (Excluding undercarriage) 135mm

Model is made from diecast metal with plastic for fine details and steel screws.
Batteries are not supplied.

Length 510mm

Model is made from diecast metal with plastic for fine details and steel screws.
Batteries are not supplied.

An exceptional level of detail

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.

Your dynamic display case

Use a remote control and watch as your model goes through a unique range of motions, simulating takeoff, flight, night battle, landing and much more! Stand and remote control included as part of your subscription.

See the model in action! See the model in action!