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MARCH 2016

APRIL 2016
HOBBY MASTER NEWS FOR MAY 2016
May 5, 2016

First I would like to thank Dave Wilson of
JET COLLECTOR for sending me an updated
link to his Hobby Master Military, Airliner and SkyMax pages. Without these updates the
retail links are useless. Thanks again Dave.

I added photos for:
Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA5301  MIG-23M Flogger "Yellow 49", 787th IAP, Eberswalde, Finow AB, Brandenburg,
East Germany, 1970s   
FIRST RELEASE OF THIS NEW TOOLING
May 7, 2016

Hobby Master will be releasing a special model along with the regular June 2016
shipment:
Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA1973  McDonnell Douglas F-4D Phantom II 555th TFS, Vietnam 1972  "Steve Ritchie"
This release carries Five red stars and represent his first 5 victories and it also has
Steve Ritchie's signature on the base plate. This is a limited production, 800 models.
May 10, 2016
This is the list of Hobby Master models scheduled to ship from Hong Kong around the
end of July 2016:
Hobby Master 1/200 Airliner Series
HL1307  C-47A "Camel Caravan to Berlin" 86th Transport Squadron, 1948


Hobby Master 1/32 PREMIUM COLLECTION Air Power Series
HA0305  Grumman F6F-5N Hellcat VMF(N)-541, Falalop Island, Ulithi Atoll, May 1945


Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA1993  McDonnell Douglas RF-4EJ Kai 77-6397, 501st SQ, JASDF

HA2815  Lockheed F-22 Raptor "Maloney's Pony" 09-4174,  27th FS, Nov 2015

HA3841  Lockheed F-16A Block 20 MLU 87-0055 (155) Royal Jordanian Air Force, 2014

HA4506  Douglas F-15E Strike Eagle 89-0487, 335th FS, 4th FW, Bagram AB,
Afghanistan, Jan 2012

HA4903  Lockheed S-3A Viking BuNo 159769, VS-31 "Topcats" USS Independence,
US Navy

HA5206  Grumman F-14A Tomcat BuNo 159437, VF-32,  Gulf of Sidra Incident,
1989 "MIG-23 Killer"

HA5302  MIG-23MS 6915, Libyan Air Force 1980s


Hobby Master 1/48 Air Power Series
HA8702  BF 109E-4 "Adolph Galland" JG 26, France, Sept 1940


Hobby Master 1/48 Ground Power Series
HG1610  US Willys Jeep 39R Wing, 400 Sqn., RCAF, Denmark, July 1945
A couple more sneek previews:
Scheduled for August 2016 release:
Hobby Master 1/200 Airliner Series
HL1308  Douglas DC-3 "Betsy" Cathay Pacific Airways, "VR-HDB" 1980s

Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA4313  F-86F Sabre 51-12958, "the Paper Tiger" Capt Harold E Fischer, 39th FS,
Suwon AB, Korea, 1953

Scheduled for September 2016 release:
Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA5303  MIG-23MS Red 49, 4477th Test and Evaluation Sqn., Tonopah Test Range
Airfield, USAF, 1980s
May 11, 2016
I added photos for the following Hobby Master models:
Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA0158  Ju-87 G-1 GS+MH, 10.(Pz)/SG 1, Dubno, Ukraine June 1944

HA2513  F-105 Thunderchief 60-0424 "MICKEY TITTY Chi" 34th TFS/388th TFW
Korat RTAFB, Thailand 1967

HA3355  Northrop F-5F Tiger II 5385, ROCAF, Taiwan
May 20, 2016
A shipment of Hobby Master models arrived at the Australian Distributor's. To view the
list click
HERE!!!!!!
May 25, 2016
Hobby Master has announced three new F-14 schemes scheduled for August and
September 2016 releases
. I believe these are limited productions so if you are
interested perhaps you should let your favorite retailer know.

Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
SCHEDULED FOR AUGUST 2016 RELEASE
HA5208  Grumman F-14ATomcat NK100/158979, VF-1 "Wolfpack", USS Enterprise, 1974


HA5209  Grumman F-14ATomcat NK105/158984, VF-1 "Wolfpack", 1975

SCHEDULED FOR SEPTEMBER 2016 RELEASE
HA5204  Grumman F-14B Tomcat CO Aircraft (AA103), VF-103 "Jolly Rogers",
USS J. F. Kennedy, 2004"