Tag Archives: Kurt Tank

So Close You Could Almost Touch It

The annals of aviation history are replete with all kinds of fanciful designs and concepts that never really stood a chance of making it in the real world. The AMTech 1/48 Ta-183 Huckebein, however, celebrates one design that was so close to real that it’s almost a crime it didn’t make it. Read more in […]

Big-Wing Butcher Bird!

Frog’s offering of the Focke-Wulf Ta 152H was the first of many, and ┬áby no means the best. However, let’s turn back the clock and take a look at this ancient replica of Tank’s ulitmate fighter; you’ll be surprised at just how NOT bad it is! It’s to be found in the Planes section, of […]