HOBBY MASTER COLLECTOR
HOBBY MASTER NEWS FOR DECEMBER 2016
HOBBY MASTER NEWS FOR

NOVEMBER 2016
December 1, 2017
First the bad news -
Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA4410
Lockheed F-35I "Adir" No.901, IAF, June 2016  has been delayed probably until May.

HA5207
Grummman F-14A BuNo 159610, VF-32, Gulf of Sidra Incident, 1989 "MIG Killer"  has
been delayed probably until March

HA5214
Grumman F-14A Tomcat 162698, VF-14 Tophatters, 80th Anniversary, 1999 has been
delayed probably until May.

Now the good news -
The following is a list of Hobby Master models that are scheduled to ship from Hong
Kong around the end of February 2017:
Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA2713
Japan F-2A 13-8557, 8th Tactical Fighter Squadron, JASDF

HA3535
F/A-18A Hornet A21-27, 75 Sqn., RAAF, 2003

HA5210
Grumman F-14A Tomcat Block 85 159625, VF-2 Bounty Hunters, 1976

HA5401
T-38A Talon "Chase Plane" N923NA, STS-3 Mission for Space Shuttle "Columbia",
New Mexico, USA, 30th Mar 1982     
NEW TOOLING!!!!!!

HA5501
Curtiss P-40N Wang Kuang Fu, 7th FS/3rd FG, Chinese Air Force, Laohokow, China,
January 1945


Hobby Master 1/48 Air Power Series
HA7420
FW 190A-4 "Eagle Head" 9./JG 2, "Richtofen" Staffelkapitan Hptm. Siegfried Schnell,
Feb., 1943

HA8411
P-47D Thunderbolt Major Glenn Eagleston, 353rd FS/354th FG, France 1944
December 2, 2016
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!!!!
December 5, 2016
I added photos for the following Hobby Master model:
Hobby Master 1/48 Ground power Series
HG1611
Willys Jeep MB 101st Airborne Division, WWII
December 14, 2016
I added Final Production photos for the following Hobby Master models:

Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA4704
RA-5C Vigilante 156642, USS Independence, 1970s

HA5101
McDonnell Douglas F/A-18E "Super Hornet" 16634, VFA-14 Tophatters
"90th Anniversary Scheme" USS Nimitz, 2009


Hobby Master 1/48 Air Power Series
HA8509
P-51B Mustang 43-12434 "Short-Fuse Sallee", 356th FS, 354th FG, 9th AF, 1944
December 20, 2016
I added photos for the following SkyMax and Hobby Master models:
SkyMax 1/72 Flying Heroes Series
SM5008
Aichi D3A1 "Val" Dive Bomber  Model 11 EII-235, Carrier Zuikaku "Battle of Coral Sea"


Hobby Master /172 Air Power Series
HA0190
MIG-21FL 5081, United Arab Republic Egyptian Air Force, Six-Day War, 1967

HA1976
McDonnell Douglas F-4N Phantom II 150415, VF-84, USS Roosevelt, over Mount Etna,
1975

HA3325
Northrop F-5E Tiger II 730855, VMFT-401 "Snipers" June 2006

HA3713
CF-101 Voodoo 101043, 416 Sqn., CAF "Lynx One"


Hobby Master 1/48 Air Power Series
HA8411
P-47D Thunderbolt Major Glenn Eagleston, 353rd FS/354th FG, France 1944
December 23, 2017
The following is the list of Hobby Master models that are scheduled to ship from Hong
Kong around the end of March 2017:
Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA1033
Lockheed F-104G Starfighter 26+30, JG.32 "Bavaria", Luftwaffe, July 1983

HA1035
Lockheed F-104G Starfighter 20+62, JG.32 "Bavaria", Luftwaffe, July 1983

HA1427
Douglas A-4C Skyhawk "MIG-17 Killer" BuNo 148609, VA-76, USS Bon Homme Richard,
1st May, 1967

HA3844
Lockheed F-16C Block 30 Fighting Falcon 86-0290, 18th Aggressor Squadron
Commander, 2008

HA4409
Lockheed F-35A AF12-5053, 57 WG, 16th WPS, 2015

HA4906
Lockheed S-3A Viking 160138, VS-24 "Scouts", 1978

HA5103
McDonnell Douglas F/A-18F "Super Hornet" A44-212, 1st Sqn., RAAF, Operation Okra

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

HA5304
MIG-23MS "IAF F-4E Killer" Captain al-Masry, Syrian Air Force 19th April 1974


Hobby Master 1/48 Air Power Series
HA7734
P-51D Mustang "Gentleman Jim" 44-14937, 363rd FS, 357th FG, 1944
December 28,2016
Here are a couple of Hobby Master model release revisions:
Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA2713
Japan F-2A 13-8557, 8th Tactical Fighter Squadron, JASDF   has been rescheduled from
February 2017 to January 2017


Hobby Master 1/48 Air Power Series
HA8711
BF 109E-4 Major Helmut Wick, JG.2, 1940  has been rescheduled from January 2017 to
February 2017