PZL P.11c – walkaround photos

At the end of July 2018 at the Museum of Aviation in Krakow, the renovation of the only preserved copy of the PZL P.11c aircraft was completed. Thanks to the kindness of our reader, Grzegorz Szymanowski, we present photos of the plane during the final stage of assembly. The aircraft engine will be restarted soon. See more!
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Two movies about 303 Squadron

Coming this summer are two movies on famous 303 Polish Squadron RAF. Movies tell a story of the Polish veterans that were underestimated by British commanders and held in training until the Battle of Britain climax. When allowed to fight proved their quality by destroying more German aircraft than any Allied unit involved in Battle.
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The raven – symbol of fighters from Poznań

Few Polish fighter squadrons had as distinguished and long traditions as 131. Eskadra Myśliwska (131. Fighter Squadron) of III/3 Fighter Wing “The Ravens” from Poznań. The squadron was direct successor of the 2. Wielkopolska Eskadra Lotnicza (2nd Aviation Squadron of Wielkopolska Region), created in the former Imperial Prussian Poznań-Ławica airbase 14th February 1919, initially as an “multirole squadron” with Halberstadt Cl.II two-seaters and one Albatros D.III fighter. In 1920 Spring the squadron was re-equipped with...
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PZL P.11c model kit – project summary

P.11c od spodu
It has been over a week since the start of PZL P.11c model kits shipments. Many modellers already have them in their hands, many of the models have already hit the modelling workbench. There is a discussion on the Internet, the model is being analyzed, part by part. The time has come for a small summary of the project.
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„Ravens” over Bzura river

Great counteroffensive of two Polish armies “Poznań” and “Pomorze”, started on 9th September 1939 with surprising attack against the wing of the German 8th Army advancing from the west towards Warsaw, is called Battle of the Bzura. Untill 1941 it was the biggest allied offensive operation of the war. After initiall success and five days of Polish attacks, Germans have started to regain the initiative. It was caused mainly by the depleting supply of Polish...
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Death of Captain Laskowski

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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