Dear Friends and Customers,
The time is up, let's spread the news! The 1:32 Yak-9 M/T is official now! Out next Silver Limited Edition series kit is about to be released.
What's in the box?
- 99 resin parts
- 70 photo-etched elements
- 4 film parts
- hand-drawn box art
- metal gun barrels
- more photo-etched elements
- A4 poster
- historical and museum photos of the aircraft
- scale resin figure of a Soviet fighter pilot
- seven marking schemes:
1. Yak-9T code no.14, Fighter Regiment Normandie (Régiment de chasse Normandie) (1 отдельный ИАП "Нормандия"), pilot Marcel Lefèvre, Toula, March 1944.
2. Yak-9T code no.60, Fighter Regiment Normandie (Régiment de chasse Normandie) (1 отдельный ИАП "Нормандия"), pilot René Challe, Doubrovka, June 1944.
3. Yak 9T code no.04, 4. Fighter Regiment (4 ИАП - Истребительный Aвиационный Полк), Pilot I.N. Stepanenko (И.Н. Степаненко), autumn1944 г. Order of the Red Banner on the nose.
4. Yak 9T code no.48, 812. Fighter Regiment (812 ИАП - Истребительный Aвиационный Полк), Pilot M.A. Mashenkin (A.M. Машенкин), September 1943.
5. Yak 9T code no.38, 728. Fighter Regiment (728 ИАП), Pilot A.I. Vybornov (A. И. Выборнов), Poland, September 1944.
6. Yak 9T code no.10, 845. Fighter Regiment (845 ИАП), Pilot Sowovyev (Соловьeв), April 1945.
7. Jak-9M code no.304, 1st Fighter Regiment “Citi of Warsaw” (1 PLM “Warszawa”), probably belonged to the 3rd squadron, end of 1945.
When will the kit become available for purchase?
We are working at the maximum speed but still we need extra few weeks to polish final details and prepare a smooth release. Thus we have to move Yakovlev's release date to the end of October. We hope that upon opening the box, you will understand why this additional time was needed.
How to purchase the kit?
Look for it at your favorite shop (or drop us an email if it's not there) or contact us directly at firstname.lastname@example.org. All pre-orders for this kit received and pre-paid by October 20th noon - will be be discounted by 15%. Unlike our standard releases, the kit will be available in a limited number. This kit will cost around 125 EUR (depending on the currency rate) w/o shipping cost and applicable fee rates in respective countries.
Simon and the Silver Wings Team