HOBBY MASTER COLLECTOR
HOBBY MASTER NEWS FOR ARIL 2017
HOBBY MASTER NEWS FOR

FEBRUARY 2017

MARCH 2017
April 1, 2017
I added photos for the following Hobby Master models:
Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA4409
Lockheed F-35A F12-5053, 57 WG, 16th WPS, 2015

HA5207
Grumman F-14A BuNo 159610, VF-32, Gulf of Sidra Incident, 1989 "MIG Killer"


Hobby Master 1/48 Air Power Series
HA8315
Spitfire Mk.IXc MJ586/LO-D, P/O Pierre Clostermann DFC, 602 Sqn., RAF, France,
June/July 1944

HA8316
F/O Otto Smik Spitfire LF Mk IX.c MJ291, No. 310 Sqn. (Czech) June 1944
April 7, 2017
I added photos for these Hobby Master models late today:
Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA1035
Lockheed F-104G Starfighter 20+62, JG.32 "Bavaria", Luftwaffe, July 1983

HA3536
F/A-18C Hornet J-5011, Swiss Air Force, "NATO Tiger Meet 2016"

HA3538
F/A-18C Hornet 165187/AJ 400, VFA-37 "Ragin' Bulls", USS George H. W. Bush

HA5207
Grumman F-14A BuNo 159610, VF-32, Gulf of Sidra Incident, 1989 "MIG Killer"

HA5211
Grumman F-14A Tomcat 160382/AJ 202, VF-84 "Jolly Rogers", USS Nimitz, 1977


The following models are scheduled to ship from Hong Kong around the end of June
2017:
Hobby Master 1/72 Air power Series
HA0189
MIG-21PFM "Aerobatic Team" No. 67, Soviet Air Force, Kubinka AFB, 1967

HA1978
McDonnell Douglas F-4D Phantom II 66-496, 48th TFW, RAF Lakenheath, 1975

HA3224
Douglas B-26K Counter Invader AF64-651, 609th S.O.S., 59th S.O.W., Nakhon Phanom,
Thailand 1969  
NEW TOOLING

HA3327
Northrop F-5E Tiger II 3528, 935th Fighter Regiment, VPAF, late 1970s

HA3611
Convair F-106A Delta Dart 58-0766, 125th FIG, Florida ANG Dec 1983

HA3848
Lockheed F-16A Block 20 ROCAF, 21st FS "Gamblers" "20th Anniversary Scheme", 2016

HA4412
Lockheed F-35A 69-8701, JASDF, August 2016

HA5215
Grumman F-14A Tomcat 162707, VF-74 "Be-Devilers", USS Saratoga, 1987


Hobby Master 1/48 Air Power Series
HA8217
F4U-1A Corsair White 1 "Big Hog" Lt. Cdr. Tom Blackburn VF-17, Nov 1943






















The following Hobby Master model has been delayed
Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA4411
Lockheed F-35A A35-002, RAAF, 2017

The following Hobby Master model has been cancelled
HA5404
ROKAF T-38
April 8, 2017
Here are a few Hobby Master future releases:
JULY 2017 RELEASE
Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA0191
MIG-21PFM "Fishbed" 5020 of Nguyen Tien Sam, 927th "Lam Son", 5 July 1972


SEPTEMBER 2017 RELEASES
HA1979
McDonnell Douglas F-4E Phantom II CR/74-650, 32nd TFS "Wolfhounds", Soesterberg
AB, The Netherlands 1978

HA4411
Lockheed F-35A A35-002, RAAF, 2017
April 18, 2017
I added photos of the following Hobby Master models:
Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA5304
MIG-23MS "IAF F-4E Killer" Captain al-Masry, Syrian Air Force 19th April 1974


Hobby Master 1/48 Air Power Series
HA7421
FW 190A-4 White 8", 1. Staffel/I. Gruppe, JG.54,  Eastern Front, early 1943
April 21, 2017
The following two Hobby Master models have been
delayed indefinitely:
Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA5208
Grumman F-14ATomcat NK100/158979, VF-1 "Wolfpack" USS Enterprise, 1974

HA5209
Grumman F-14ATomcat NK105/158984, VF-1 "Wolfpack", 1975
April 25, 2017
Here is a revised monthly shipping list of Hobby Master models:
Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series that were scheduled to ship around the end of
June 2017 and still are:
Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA3224
Douglas B-26K Counter Invader AF64-651, 609th S.O.S., 59th S.O.W., Nakhon Phanom,
Thailand 1969  
NEW TOOLING

HA3327
Northrop F-5E Tiger II 3528, 935th Fighter Regiment, VPAF, late 1970s

HA3611
Convair F-106A Delta Dart 58-0766, 125th FIG, Florida ANG Dec 1983

HA3848
Lockheed F-16A Block 20 ROCAF, 21st FS "Gamblers" "20th Anniversary Scheme", 2016


Hobby Master 1/48 Air Power Series
HA8217
F4U-1A Corsair White 1 "Big Hog" Lt. Cdr. Tom Blackburn VF-17, Nov 1943


These models were originally supposed to ship the end of May but have been moved to
June:
Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA1036
CF-104 Starfighter "Toothbrush" 104805, 421 Squadron, CAF, 1983

HA5403
Northrop T-38A Talon "Jackie Cochran" 60-0551,  Edward Air Force Base, California,
1961

These models were originally scheduled for June shipping but have been moved back:
Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA1978
McDonnell Douglas F-4D Phantom II 66-496, 48th TFW, RAF Lakenheath, 1975
originally June now July

HA5215
Grumman F-14A Tomcat 162707, VF-74 "Be-Devilers", USS Saratoga, 1987
originally June now July

HA0189
MIG-21PFM "Aerobatic Team" No. 67, Soviet Air Force, Kubinka AFB, 1967
originally June now August
April 26, 2017
Hobby Master has added a tank to the June 2017 release list:
Hobby Master 1/72 Ground Power Series

HG7020
ISU-122S Tank Destroyer No.23, Soviet Army, Poland 1944


A new shipment arrived at the U.S. Distributor's and will be on their way to your favorite
retailer's shortly. To view the list click
HERE
April 27,2017
I added photos for the following Hobby Master models:
Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA1036
CF-104 Starfighter "Toothbrush" 104805, 421 Squadron, CAF, 1983

HA5104
McDonnell Douglas F/A-18F "Super Hornet"
166620, VFA-103, USS Eisenhower, 2013