We have chosen the 1:48 scaleSupermarine Spitfire Mk XVI – a laterversion of this iconicwartime aircraft - as ourfirst Club model.Exclusive to members, the Spitfirecomes with two different decorationoptions – black or silver and red.And, as an added bonus, we are including threepots of Humbrol paint with your exclusive model.
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Airfix Collectors Club. PO Box 25, Melton Mowbray,Leicestershire, UK. LE13 IZG. Tel: 0870 062 4001. Fax: 01664 480 257. The Airfix Club Magazine is published on behalf of Hornby plc, Westwood, Margate, Kent CT9 4JX.The Club accepts no responsibility for errors or ommissions or for views and opinions expressed by contributors to the magazine.
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Welcome to the new Hornby Airfix Club and the firstissue of our Club magazine.Whether you are completely new to the hobby or perhapsan existing subscriber to the former club prior to therecent Hornby acquisition of Airfix, we hope you will allenjoy the benefits associated with the new Club, includingthe quarterly magazine and your exclusiveintroductory Club Airfix model.
Your Airfix magazine...
For those of you who have access to the Internet, you can download the magazine as a full colour pdf fileor have it emailed to you as soon as it goes to press. Likewise your copy of the Airfix catalogue. Should youhave opted to receive a hard copy to read at your leisure, refer to when you want and file for future reference,we hope that you too will enjoy the full colour 12-page magazine mailed directly to your door, together withyour complimentary copy of the Airfix catalogue.In Issue 1, we preview the Airfix range of items the company is releasing between now and the end ofDecember, all of which should be available through your local Airfix stockist. For a list of these stockists,particularly those nearest to you, log on to
.We hope you enjoy the selection of articles, competitions and product previews
in the magazine. We wouldlike to stress that the magazine is yours and in making sure we are covering your particular interest, welook forward to having
your input in the form of letters, articles on your Airfix building experiences, how youdisplay your
models, comments and suggestions on what you would like to read about in the magazine. Wealso welcome
supporting images either as good quality photographs or emailed high-resolution digital images.No low resolution scans or photocopies please - the quality is not good enough for use in the Club magazine.In the meantime, happy reading!...Susan Pownall Consultant Editor
Airfix...The Roadshow.Page 3Model Build. RNLI Severn Class Lifeboat.Page 4The 2007 Airfix release Programme.Supermarine Spitfire MkI.Page 7Falklands War 25 Years Anniversary.Page 8-Battle of Britain Memorial Flight,-Canberra B(I)8,-Hawker Siddeley/BAe Systems Nimrod.Page 10Wallace & Gromit & Doctor Who.Page 11Airfix Mini Kits & Competition Time.Page 12