We look at diecast planes from Corgi and Aviation 72
Gloster Gladiator Mk.II N2308 HP-B, RAF 247 Squadron, Battle of Britain
SCALE: 1/72 PRICE: £49.99
Simply gorgeous model of the Gladiator, with an incredibly realistic finish all over, plus plenty of superb detail - especially to the bracing wires.
Bristol Blenheim Mk.IVF- G-BPIV- Spirit of "Britain First" - Z5722 / WM-Z
SCALE: 1/72 PRICE: £71.99
Another great model of this wonderful aircraft, in Mk.IV guise. Superbly applied livery, beautiful finish and rotating gun turret.
Avro Lancaster B Mk.III - LM739 / HW-Z(2) - 'Grogs the Shot' - 1945
SCALE: 1/72 PRICE: £154.99
Corgi's Lancasters are always truly exceptional in terms of accuracy, finish and quality, and this version simply carries on that tradition.
de Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk BBMF WK518/K
SCALE: 1/72 PRICE: £34.99
The second release, by Aviation 72, of WK518 in Battle of Britain Memorial Flight colours - this time in 'noughties' guise. Always such a great casting.