Vintage Issues of Flying Aces

Aircraft modeling has undergone significant changes over the decades - both in technology and preferences. Magazines like American Aircraft Modeler, American Modeler, Air Trails, Flying Aces, Flying Models, Model Airplane News, and Young Men • Hobbies • Aviation • Careers were the best venues for capturing snapshots of the status quo of the day. Still, many things never change, so much of the old content is relevant to today's modeler. Whether you are here to wax nostalgic, or are interested in learning history, hopefully you will find what you are seeking. As time permits, I will be glad to scan articles for you. All copyrights are hereby acknowledged.

If you want to wax nostalgic over some of the old advertisements, check out these that I have selected.

Month Cover Year
December
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Flying Aces December 1940 Cover - Airplanes and Rockets (and Cars, Helicopters, Trains, and Boats) 1940
January
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Flying Aces January 1941 Cover - Airplanes and Rockets (and Cars, Helicopters, Trains, and Boats) 1941
February
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Flying Aces February 1941 Cover - Airplanes and Rockets (and Cars, Helicopters, Trains, and Boats) 1941
December
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Flying Aces December 1941 Cover - Airplanes and Rockets (and Cars, Helicopters, Trains, and Boats) 1941
February
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Flying Aces December 1942 Cover - Airplanes and Rockets (and Cars, Helicopters, Trains, and Boats) 1942

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