Death of Captain Laskowski

PZL P.11c cowódcy III/4 pułku lotniczego, kpt. Floriana Laskowskiego
Dramatic decision… …it was on 2nd September 1939 early afternoon the III/4 Fighter Wing from Toruń has got surprising order from „Pomorze” Army aviation commander Col. Bolesław Stachoń – to attack German ground forces from „nap-of-the-earth” level flight. It was obvious for the pilots that the low-altitude charge of light fighters against well-defended group of enemy is at least risky if not suicidal business. That was the reason why commander of the Wing, Cpt. Florian...
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PZL P.11c Junior Set – built “out of the box”

model p.11c 1/72 Arma Hobby
It is a great pleasure to present the first assembled and painted PZL P.11c model kit. The basic set – Junior Set, was built in only three days from cutting out the first parts to finish painting and weathering. See photos and find out how this mini replica of the famous fighter is building together.
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PZL P.11c model kit test shots

As many of our readers we can not wait to release of the PZL P11c model kit. Today early test shots photos are presented. Not all parts are well casted well, mould needed some adjustments after test shots. Some very nice features are clearly visible and you can see model kit advantages yourself.
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Mystery of the “camouflaged 3”

łaciata "3" pzl p.11c camouflaged "3"
One of the most known “elevens” of the September 1939 is PZL P.11c airplane serialed “8.138” with “white 3” side marking. Its two-tone splinter camouflage is similar with the Luftwaffe schemes. Despite its popularity this extraordinary airplane is quite mysterious and very little is known about its history.
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PZL P.11c model – some interesting details

osłona silnika p.11c engine cover
During the design of the P.11c model, it was necessary to verify the documentation and to determine precisely the features of the model version. After presenting the 3D model, we have received various questions and comments from modellers. Several elements in the model require a more detailed discussion. Our  P.11 model kit contains parts that have been omitted or incorrectly performed on the models of this aircraft. See what you find in model kit..
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Himek from “Eagle Owl” Squadron and his P.11c

– The war started early, about 7 a.m. We have been scrambled, propellers have raised dust from the field, we weren’t able to see anything for a while. We circled in the clouds for a long time, guided by radio orders, so was the beginning… … told 2nd Lt. Hieronim Dudwał in the interview given in Spring 1940 in Paris to famous poet and journalist Kazimierz Wierzyński. Wierzyński was then collecting accounts of September 1939...
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”PZL Elevens” of Cracow. Part II – painting schemes

PZL P.11c nr 8.34, "8"z 122 Eskadry Myśliwskiej, przez pchor. Władysława Chciuka
1/72 Arma Hobby PZL P.11c model kit in JUNIOR box version includes decals for the “eleven” in two painting schemes from Cracow III/2 Fighter Wing: “white 2” from the Polish Aviation Museum collection, which was flown in 121. Fighter Squadron by 2nd Lt. Wacław Król, and the „white 8” from 122. Fighter Squadron, used by Cadet Władysław Chciuk.
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”PZL Elevens” of Cracow. Part I – First day of the War

PZL P.11c 8.63, "2" 121 Eskadra Myśliwska, por Waclaw Król
 “White 2” from Cracow’s Museum… World’s only preserved PZL P.11c airplane, in collection of the Cracow Muzeum Lotnictwa Polskiego (Polish Aviation Museum), is a machine from the 121. Eskadra Myśliwska (Fighter Squadron) marked with “white 2” tactical number and 8.63 military serial. During the fights of September 1939 it was flown by, among others, 2nd Lt. Wacław Król, excellent pilot and one of the leading aces of the Polish Aviation. Król was an officer of...
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