HOBBY MASTER COLLECTOR
HOBBY MASTER NEWS FOR FEBRUARY 2017
February 2, 2017
A shipment of Hobby Master models arrived at the Australian distributor's and
should be available in a few days. To view list click
HERE
February 11, 2017
Well I'm back with photos of some very nice models:

SkyMax Flying Heroes Series
SM8008
TBD-1 Devastator BuNo 0308, VT-8,  USS Hornet, 4th June,  1942 "Battle of Midway"


Hobby Master 1/72 Ground Power Series
HG4108
German Tank Destroyer Marder III near the village of Karmanowo, Summer 1942

HG7008
JS-2 Russian Heavy Tank 88th Independent Guards Heavy Tank  Brigade, Red Army,
1945


Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA2713
Japan F-2A 13-8557, 8th Tactical Fighter Squadron, JASDF

HA2912
Douglas A-1H Skyraider BuNo 134569, VA-52 "Knight Riders" USS Ticonderoga,
summer 1967

HA3529
F/A-18C Hornet BuNo 164048 of VFA-94, US NAVY, "Operation Enduring Freedom"

HA3610
Convair F-106A Delta Dart 80784, 194th FIS, California ANG William Tell, 1980

HA3838
Lockheed F-16D Fighting Falcon 425FS, LF035, Republic of Singapore Air Force,
Arizona Luke Air Force Base training 20th Anniversary aircraft

HA4809
Northrop Grumman E-2C Hawkeye NF 600/165296, VAW-115 USS George Washington,
2010

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
HA7510
Boeing Model 281 1703, 17th Sqn., Chinese Air Force, Nanking, WWII
February 14, 2017
Sorry for the late update today, my computer was like me this morning, didn't want to
start but I did and it didn't.

A new shipment of Hobby Master models has arrived at the North American
Distributor's and will be shipped to your favorite retailer very soon. To view the list
click
HERE


The following Hobby Master models are due to ship from Hong Kong around the end of
April 2017:

Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA1977
McDonnell Douglas F-4F Phantom II 38+13 "Final Flight", WTD-61 Manching AB, 2013
THIS RELEASE HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FOR MAY

HA2714
Japan F-2B "Return to Matsushima AB" 33-8116, 4th AW, 21st SQ , JASDF, March 2016
Model comes with 6 empty wing pylons and 1 center fuel tank; no weapons

HA3326
Northrop F-5E Tiger II s.n. 73-00847, VNAF, 1970s

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

HA4315
F-86E Sabre FU-746, Col.  Maj. William H. Westcott and Francis S. Gabreski,
25th FIS/51st FIW, October 1951

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

HA5503
Curtiss P-40N Warhawk 80th FG, 89th FS, Assam Valley, Naggaghuli Base, 1944


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

HA8712
BF 109E-3 "Werner Molders" Gruppenkommandeur III./JG 53, May 1940


A few of the models available in May 2017:
Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA3327
Northrop F-5E Tiger II 3528, 935th Fighter Regiment, VPAF, late 1970s

HA5404
Northrop T-38A Talon 16th FTW, Yecheon AFB, ROKAF, 2009

HA5601
MIG-25P Foxbat Red13, flown by Lt. (Sg.) V. Belenko, Japan 1976
February 16. 2017
Here are a few last minute additions, one April 2017 release and an addition to the
proposed May releases:
Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series addition for April
HA3326
Northrop F-5E Tiger II s.n. 73-00847, VNAF, 1970s

Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power releases for May 2017
HA3327
Northrop F-5E Tiger II 3528, 935th Fighter Regiment, VPAF, late 1970s this is the
addition

HA5601
MIG-25P Foxbat Red 13, flown by Lt. (Sg.) V. Belenko, Japan 1976
February 20, 2017
Hobby Master 1/48 Air power Series
HA8316 has been revised. Instead of Spitfire LF Mk. IXe TE565/NN-N, 310 Sqn., WWII  it
now is F/O Otto Smik Spitfire LF Mk IX.c MJ291, No. 310 Sqn. (Czech) June 1944
February 23, 2017
I added photos for the following Hobby Master model:
Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA5401
T-38A Talon "Chase Plane" N923NA, STS-3 Mission for Space Shuttle "Columbia", New Mexico,
USA, 30th Mar 1982
I added some production photos for the following Hobby Master model:
Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA5601
MIG-25P Foxbat Red 13, flown by Lt. (Sg.) V. Belenko, Japan 1976  ALSO THIS MODEL
HAS BEEN MOVED FROM A MAY SHIPPING DATE TO AN APRIL SHIPPING DATE.

This Hobby Master model has been rescheduled for shipping from April 2017 to May
2017:
Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA5403
Northrop T-38A Talon "Jackie Cochran" 60-0551,  Edward Air Force Base, California,
1961