Volume 24 No. 2 - Mar/Apr 2008
RED Baron 90th anniversary! Fokker Dr.I 127/17 comes under our radar with archive photos from Greg VanWyngarden and special transitional colour profile spread by Ronny Bar.George Haddow's 13th instalment in his Austro-Hungarian Naval aeroplane survey deals with the Lohner Type S and provides ten archive photos and 1:72 scale drawings whilst Bob Pearson supplies the page of colour profiles. In another ongoing series Les Rogers has part 4 of his RE8 squadron record with photos of examples from Nos.21,30 and 34 Squadrons with appropriate rear cover colour profiles by Bob Pearson.The centrespread showcases Ian Stair's 1:72 scale Wight converted seaplane drawings and we assess the next generation all-metal biplane assembly jig from Aeroclub. Harry Woodman has the story of the Russian Grigorovch M5 flying boat and there are six pages of kit and figure reviews, previews of upcoming models and more great readers' models in colour. Closing the issue is Lance Krieg who describes his meticulous build of the Eduard Pfalz D.III.