HOBBY MASTER COLLECTOR
HOBBY MASTER NEWS FOR MAY 2018

APRIL 2018
May 2, 2018
A new shipment of Hobby Master models arrived at the U.S. Distributor's and will be on
their way to your favorite retailers shortly. To view the list click
HERE
May 7, 2018
I added photos for the following Hobby Master models:
Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA1042
Lockheed F-104D Starfighter 4166, ROCAF

HA1998
McDonnell Douglas F-4EJ Kai 97-8416, 301 Squadron, JASDF, Hyakuri AB, Japan, 2016

HA2621
AV-8B+ Harrier II BuNo 165354, VMA-542, USMC, 2016

HA5307
MIG-23MF Flogger "Hell Fighter" 3646, Czech Republic Air Force, 1994


Hobby Master 1/48 Air Power Series
HA7422
FW 190A-4 Oberstleutnant Hannes Trautloft", Geshwaderkommodore JG.54, Eastern
Front, early 1943

HA8218
F4U-1A Corsair White 883 "Martha" 1st Lt. Bob McClurg & Major Greg Boyington
VMF-214, Dec 1943
May 10, 2018
I added photos for the following Hobby Master models:
Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA4559
McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle "75th Anniversary of Oregon ANG”  Final Production
PHOTOS


Hobby Master 1/72 Helicopter Air Power Series
HH1201
Boeing AH-64D Longbow Apache 8th Battalion, 229th Aviation Regiment, US Army  
Postponed until June 2018
May 17, 2018
The following is the list of Hobby Master models scheduled to ship from Hong Kong
around the end of August 2018:
Hobby Master 1/72 Helicopter Air Power Series
HH1202
Boeing AH-64D Longbow (Late Variant) 05-7011, 1st Attack Recon. Bttn., 1st Combat
Aviation Brigade, 1st ID, US Army, Camp Speicher, Tikrit, Iraq 2010   
Postponed until
September 2018


Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA3540
McDonnell Douglas F/A-18C BuNo164682, VFA-113, USS John C Stennis, 2005

HA3863
Lockheed F-16C Block 52 1615, Iraqi Air Force, 2015

HA3864
Lockheed F-16D Block 52 1601, Iraqi Air Force, 2014

HA5219
Grumman F-14A Tomcat 160406, VF-84 "Jolly Rogers", US NAVY, 1986

HA5308
MIG-23MS Flogger 4012, No. 39 Squadron, Iraqi Air Force, 1981

HA5402
Northrop T-38A 67-14833, 49th FW, Holloman AFB, 2011

HA5406
Northrop T-38A 68-8150, 49th FW, Holloman AFB, 2005

HA6003
Su-27 Flanker B B388, Paris le Bourget, 1989

HA6004
Su-27SK Flanker B TS-2701, 11th Squadron, Indonesian Air Force, 2003

HA6301
Su-34 Fullback  Fighter Bomber Red 03, Russian Air Force, Syria, Jan 2015
RESCHEDULED UNTIL NOVEMBER
NEW TOOLING

Hobby Master 1/48 Air Power Series
HA8108
Boeing PT-17 Stearman 4BFTS (British Flight Training School), Mesa, early 1940s

HA8110
Boeing PT-17 Stearman 215977, Chinese Air Force, 1942

HA8511
P-51C Mustang 205, No.25 Squadron, Chinese Air Force, 1945


Hobby Master 1/72 Ground Power Series
HG5604
M60A1 Main Battle Tank 3rd Bttn., 3rd Armored Division, 1977

HG5605
M60A1 Main Battle Tank (MERDC scheme) United States Marine Corps, 1980s






















Here are a few models to look forward to in September 2018
Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA5107
McDonnell Douglas F/A-18E 166776, VFA-31, Dec 2008 "Santa CAG"

HA5223
Grumman F-14D Super Tomcat 164601, VF-31, 2002 "Santa Tomcatters"


Hobby Master 1/48 Air Power Series
HA8109
Boeing N2S-3  Stearman 39123, US Navy, circa 1944
May 20, 2018
Hobby Master added another Su-27SK to the August release list:
Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA6005
Su-27SK Flanker B TS-2702, 11th Squadron, Indonesian Air Force, 2003
May 21, 2018
I added photos for the following Hobby Master model:
Hobby Master 1/72 Helicopter Air Power Series
HH1201
Boeing AH-64D Longbow Apache 8th Battalion, 229th Aviation Regiment, US Army
May 22, 2018
Hobby Master apologizes for any inconvenience but unfortunately there are two
changes concerning the following Hobby Master model releases:
Hobby Master 1/72 Helicopter Air Power Series
HH1201
Boeing AH-64D Longbow Apache 8th Battalion, 229th Aviation Regiment, US Army   
Postponed until June 2018

HH1202
Boeing AH-64D Longbow (Late Variant) 05-7011, 1st Attack Recon. Bttn., 1st Combat
Aviation Brigade, 1st ID, US Army, Camp Speicher, Tikrit, Iraq 2010  
Postponed until
September 2018
May 23, 2018
I added photos for the following Hobby Master model:
Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA6301 PROTOTYPE PHOTOS
Su-34 Fullback  Fighter Bomber Red 03, Russian Air Force, Syria, Jan 2015
May 27,2018
A new shipment of Hobby Master models has arrived at the Australian Distributor's and
will be shipping to your favorite retailers so check with them and don't miss out on
great models and paint schemes. To view the list of models click
HERE
May 28,2018
Hobby Master has decided to delay the shipping of the following model:
Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA6301 PROTOTYPE PHOTOS
Su-34 Fullback  Fighter Bomber Red 03, Russian Air Force, Syria, Jan 2015
RESCHEDULED UNTIL NOVEMBER
May 30, 2018
A new shipment of Hobby Master models arrived at the U.S. Distributor's and will be on
their way to your favorite retailers shortly To view the list click
HERE
May 31, 2018
The following Hobby Master model has been added to the August 2018 release list:
Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA4907
Lockheed S-3A Viking 159390, VS-29, Dragonfires USS Enterprise, 1970s

I also added Finished Production photos for the following Hobby Master models:
Hobby Master 1/72 Ground Power Series
HG7053
ISU-152 Tank Destroyer Soviet Assault Gun Brigade, Berlin 1945

HG7054
ISU-152 Tank Destroyer Soviet Assault Gun Brigade, near Berlin 1945


Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
HA3857
Lockheed F-16A Fighting Falcon 6609, ROCAF "Solo Demo", 2017

HA3858
Lockheed F-16B Fighting Falcon 6814, ROCAF, 2017 "80th Anniversary of 814 Air
Combat"

HA4415
Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II 32-05/MM7336, June 2017 "100 ANNI XIII Gruppo
CACCIA"

HA4416
Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II 32-01/MM7332, 32 Stormo, 13 Gruppo, 2015

HA4417
Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II 17-008, ROKAF

HA5214
Grumman F-14A Tomcat 162698, VF-14 Tophatters, 80th Anniversary, 1999


Hobby Master 1/48 Air Power Series
HA8803
Japan A6M2 Zero Fighter Type 21 201st Naval Flying Group Tetsunzo Iwamoto Rabaul,
November 1943