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Tamiya 1/48 F-35A Lightning II

$139.00 inc GST

Fighter jets have continued to develop since they were first seen in late WWII, to the point where modern day aircraft such as the F-35 Lightning II and F-22 Raptor are often called "fifth generation" fighters; qualities such as their highly advanced...

Tamiya 1/48 P-38 J Lightning

$129.00 inc GST

Developed in response to a February 1937 request from the armed forces for a fighter excelling in speed, firepower and range, the P-38 Lightning would be a wildly successful design that had around 10,000 units produced and spawned numerous US ace pilots...

Tamiya 1/48 F-14A (Late) Launch Set

$159.95 inc GST

The F-14 Tomcat is a legend of the skies, which served between 1973 and 2006 and - with powerful radar and long-range missiles - was developed for carrier-based units. Its most prolifically produced variant was the F-14A, which itself was given a number...

Tamiya 1/48 Supermarine Spitfire MK.I

$79.95 inc GST

The iconic Spitfire fighter was one of the backbones of the RAF in the desperate struggle for the skies during WWII, sporting a refined design and aesthetically pleasing elliptical wing, plus the proven Rolls Royce Merlin engine. It first flew in March...

Tamiya 1/48 Ilyushin IL-2 Shturmovik

$105.00 inc GST

The Ilyushin Il-2 Shuturmovik was the Russian military's main ground-attack aircraft during WWII. It was so important to the Russian war effort that Joseph Stalin personally intervened to ensure a high rate of its production. Over 36,000 examples were...

Tamiya 1/48 F4U-1D W/Moto Tug

$59.95 inc GST

This set combines the F4U-1D Corsair with a "Moto-Tug", a little tractor which was used to position aircraft around the decks of Navy carriers during WWII. They are ideal as a small vignette on their own or as part of a larger diorama. Fast and heavily...

Tamiya 1/48 US Skyraider A1-J

$64.95 inc GST

Originally designed as a carrier-borne attack aircraft, the Skyraider eventually had a distinguished career which spanned over thirty years. The A-1J variant which was introduced in 1956 equipped the U.S. Air Force, which employed it as an escort for...

Tamiya 1/48 Skyraider U.S.

$64.95 inc GST

First introduced in 1946, the A-1 Skyraider's frontline career as the U.S. Navy's last piston-engined attack aircraft continued for thirty years until its final service providing close-air support and rescue helicopter escort during the Vietnam War...

Tamiya 1/48 P51B USAF Mustang

$49.95 inc GST

Key Features: This kit depicts the B-variant of the legendary P-51 Mustang, which differed from the later P-51D in several important ways, including the "Razorback"-style fuselage. Parts are included for two 500lb bombs, two drop tanks, and one...

Tamiya 1/48 Focke Wulf 190-A3

$49.95 inc GST

The Focke-Wulf Fw 190 served alongside the Messerschmitt Bf 109 to defend Germany from the middle stages of WWII to the end of the war. Key Features: This kit reproduces the A-3 variant of the Fw 190, which outclassed the RAF's Spitfire Mk.V when it...

Tamiya 1/48 JASDF F-15J Eagle

$54.95 inc GST

This model depicts the F-15J Eagle, which has been the main fighter aircraft of the Japan Air Self Defense Force since it was introduced into service in 1982. Key Features: Cockpit, radar, and metal landing gear leg details give the model heightened...

Tamiya 1/48 Raiden J2M3(JACK)

$32.95 inc GST

The J2M Raiden (Allied reporting name "Jack") was developed by the Japanese Navy in WWII as a land-based interceptor. It began to reach units from September 1944 and they were used to intercept B-29 bombers which were attacking Japan. Key...

Tamiya 1/72 BF109 G-6

$49.95 inc GST

With over 30,000 produced, the Messerschmitt Bf109 is the most prolifically manufactured fighter in history; of its variants, the G-6 was the most numerous at 13,000 aircraft. In response to improving Allied foes in the air, Bf109 G aircraft had the more...

Tamiya 1/72 Ki-61-ID Hien

$40.95 inc GST

The Hien was officially adopted by the Imperial Japanese Army (IJA) in 1943, and stood out among its Japanese aircraft contemporaries in the Pacific War on account of its liquid-cooled Ha-40 engine, slimline fuselage and long, elegant wing. A number of...

Tamiya 1/32 F15J Eagle JASDF

$219.00 inc GST

This plastic assembly kit reproduces the F-15J Eagle, which has protected Japanese skies as the main fighter of the Japan Air Self-Defense Force (JASDF) since it was first introduced in 1982. The distinguishing features of the F-15J, such as the mass...

Tamiya 1/48 F-35B Lightning II US Marine Corps

$149.00 inc GST

The F-35® Lightning II is an ambitious project that aims to provide - in a single overarching design - aircraft tailored to three different services' distinct needs; that it does in the form of the F-35A (for the Air Force), F-35B (Marines) and F-35C...