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Welcome to Airfix Now 2020…

Another incredibly exciting year is in store for Airfix with dozens of new releases!

Some fantastic new models have been added to the range for 2020, including the Canadair Sabre F.4 and the Bristol Beaufort Mk.1. Alongside this, we have a brand new tank in 1:35 scale arriving this year.

There is equally exciting news for fans of Quickbuild, with some very popular cars now added to the range, as well as a new aircraft.

Plus, what is likely to be the most popular Airfix model to date, the Avro Vulcan B.2 will become available this year.

Visit the Airfix website for latest news, information and products to buy.


Hornby’s Christmas Advent Calendar

Experience Christmas magic with an exciting 25 day virtual Advent calendar packed with prizes and exclusive updates!
Hornby are thrilled to announce this year’s virtual Christmas Advent calendar! Counting down the days of December with tons of incredible prizes and fun to be had, it’s the perfect start to the festive season.

We have a range of fantastic competitions and prizes included in this year’s Advent calendar to suit everyone. You don’t have to be a model railway enthusiast to get involved, although we have lots for those that are.

Featured in the Advent calendar includes our exclusive announcements and videos, amazing giveaways and competitions including the final of Hornby’s ‘Model Shot of the Year’ and the chance to win one of Hornby’s most wanted products, a Centenary Tinplate locomotive!

The Advent calendar can be found via the Hornby Christmas Grotto, which features a whole host of festive fun for all the family to enjoy, including downloadable colouring sheets and activities, photo booth props, Christmas themed videos, the chance to buy two special Christmas Hampers and lots more!

The advent will also be featured across all our social platforms so keep your eyes peeled on the 1st December for the launch of the virtual Advent calendar and visit the Hornby Christmas Grotto for lots of family fun:

SOME OF THE LATEST AIRFIX RELEASES – available to buy or pre-order at the Airfix website.



Airfix McDonnell Douglas Phantom FGR-2 Double Build 1:72

Airfix McDonnell Douglas Phantom FGR-2 Double Build 1:72
The plan is to build the 2 Airfix FGR-2 kits with the radar components from the FG1 kit.

Check out the build progress


Airfix Mustang Mk.IV, Italy 1944 1:48

Airfix Mustang Mk.IV, Italy 1944 1:48
Just once in a blue moon the workbench is bare, awaiting the next big project to arrive and this is the case today. A quick scan of the stash for something quick and dirty, quickly focused on the Airfix 1:48 Mustang Mk.IV kit.

Check out Mick’s excellent build



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