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Airfix Models

English Heritage offers a range of Airfix Model Kits of military planes and tanks from the First and Second World Wars to the modern day. Airfix made its first mass produced plastic model kits for Woolworths in 1952 and is the oldest manufacturer of scale plastic model kits in the UK. Our Airfix model kits are perfect gifts for modellers and collectors from 8 years to adult.

Bren Gun Carrier and 6pdr Anti-Tank Gun image
Bren Gun Carrier and 6pdr Anti-Tank Gun
Over 100,000 Bren Carriers were built, serving many uses including field ambulances. The 6-Pounder anti-tank gun was extremely effective against German tanks. Specification: Model Scale: 1...


Churchill MkVII Tank image
Churchill MkVII Tank
The standard British main battle tank from 1941, the Churchill sacrificed speed for heavy armour, good fire power and good cross-country performance. The second major redesign, the MkVII used the 75 m...


WWII British Commandos 1:72 image
WWII British Commandos 1:72
Complete with scaling ladders, grapnels and assault canoe, this exciting set enables really complete amphibious operations to be modelled. Specification Model Scale: 1:72 Number of Parts: 40 ...

Was £5.99 Sale Price £2.00

Supermarine Spitfire MK1A image
Supermarine Spitfire MK1A
Probably the most iconic of all aircraft, brought to the public's attention following its feats during the Battle of Britain. This first real combat version of the brilliant fighter is celebrated ...

Was £5.99 Sale Price £4.00

Spitfire Mk1a Starter Set image
Spitfire Mk1a Starter Set
Probably the best known fighter aircraft ever, and arguably the best looking too, with its sleek lines and elliptical wings, the Spitfire will be forever remembered for its role in the Battle of Brita...


Messerschmitt BF109E Model image
Messerschmitt BF109E Model
The Messerschmitt BF 109E was one of the first true fighters of the modern era. Designed by Willy Messerschmitt and Robert Lusser during the 1930s, it Included such features as all-metal monocoque con...

Was £5.99 Sale Price £4.00

Supermarine Spitfire MkI / MkkIIa image
Supermarine Spitfire MkI / MkkIIa
The legendary Spitfire has come to be seen as the fighter of the Second World War. This kit features the earliest version, the Mk I, with its two bladed propeller and early canopy, and the final Battl...

Was £7.99 Sale Price £5.00

Bae Harrier GR7a/GR9 image
Bae Harrier GR7a/GR9
The Harrier GR9 entered service in October 2006 and is a heavily updated development of the existing GR7, incorporating the ability to use a wide range of advanced precision weaponry, new communicatio...

Was £14.99 Sale Price £10.00

Short Sunderland image
Short Sunderland
The Shorts Sunderland was one of the finest flying-boats ever built and it served with the Royal Air Force Coastal Command for 21 years. Developed from the Empire class flying boats, the Short Sunderl...


WWI British Infantry image
WWI British Infantry
The famous "Tommies" in this set are wearing the uniform of the early war period on the Western Front. Included are signallers, a wiring party and a trench mortar with crew. Model Scale1:...


Messerschmitt Bf110 Supermarine Spitfire MkIa image
Messerschmitt Bf110 Supermarine Spitfire MkIa
Over the skies of Southern England in 1940 and 1941 the Spitfire Mk1a and the Messerschmitt BF110 were in deadly combat. Contents: Messerschmitt Bf110C/D Model Kit Supermarine Spitfire MkIa...


Hornby Kit WWI German Infantry image
Hornby Kit WWI German Infantry
Depicting the German Infantry at the beginning of the Great War, this set includes a field officer, two infantry officers, a heavy machine gun with crew and riflemen. Please Note: Requires painting...


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