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      Post #69217, posted on 01-30-2018 GMT-5 hours    
      New Catalogue for Eastern Express is available:

      http://scalemodels.ru/news/12564-katalog-Eastern-Express-2018.html

      Fokker 50
      MD-90
      Dash 8-Q200
      Dash 8-Q300
      Dash 8-Q400
      CS Series 100
      CS Series 300
      Trislander

      Amazing List!!!!

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      Post #69218, posted on 01-30-2018 GMT-5 hours    
      Been waiting for the CS! And an MD-90?? I can finally officially abandon my dead Conversion...

      There is also a DC-10!

      Chris

      "Sorry Goose... But it's time to buzz the Tower."

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      Post #69219, posted on 01-30-2018 GMT-5 hours    
      Sweet a Q400 and a CS100!!

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      Post #69220, posted on 01-30-2018 GMT-5 hours    
      Yep......

      I'll take a couple of CS100's and CS300's (if they're any good) and throw in some 717's for good measure.......
      Now only one problem remains....how to get them past "she who must be obeyed"......

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      Post #69222, posted on 01-30-2018 GMT-5 hours    
      ...and a City Hopper F.27-500
      and a Finnair DC-9-50
      and a Dart Herald
      and a JAL MD-11
      and a Northwest DC-9-40

      I have to increase my budget for 2018!

      Sven

      P.S. EE has a huge variety of different 144 scale airliners,
      from classic to modern with different decal schemes.
      Revell has only 10 types in 13 various liveries.
      Beside the Concorde and the 727-100 reissue no classics!
      Too bad!

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      Post #69223, posted on 01-30-2018 GMT-5 hours    
      Excellent news. Good to see the Q400 and the C series. Thanks Eastern Express.

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      DC-10-30
      Fokker F50,
      MD-80
      HP Herald

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      Post #69224, posted on 01-30-2018 GMT-5 hours    
      once its 1/144 I want d Q300s & Q400s would like d Md 80s too

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      Post #69225, posted on 01-31-2018 GMT-5 hours    
      Wow! This is so awesome for us airliner fans! I would say bring us more, but other than the 757, it seems our dreams are coming true!

      Keep em separated!
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      Post #69228, posted on 01-31-2018 GMT-5 hours    
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      Wow! This is so awesome for us airliner fans! I would say bring us more, but other than the 757, it seems our dreams are coming true!



      Agreed! I don't know what else I'd ever want!

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      Post #69231, posted on 01-31-2018 GMT-5 hours    
      Not all new items are listed above, well, I've been sitting here crawling the walls, so:

      Antonov An-22 Early
      Boeing 717
      Bombardier CS-110
      Bombardier CS-330
      Bombardier Dash 8 Q-200
      Bombardier Dash 8 Q-300
      Bombardier Dash 8 Q-400
      Britten-Norman BN-2A Mk III Trislander
      Fokker F27-200
      Fokker F27-500
      Fokker F50
      Handley Page Dart Herald
      McDonnell Douglas DC-9-30
      McDonnell Douglas DC-9-40
      McDonnell Douglas DC-9-50
      McDonnell Douglas DC-10-30
      McDonnell Douglas MD-80 (Early + Late)
      McDonnell Douglas MD-87
      McDonnell Douglas MD-90
      Yakovlev Yak-24A

      Aeroflot and Veb Plasticart
      The classics from childhood

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      Post #69244, posted on 02-01-2018 GMT-5 hours    
      That's a very impressive list! I'm curious about the prices. ;-)

      Cheers
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      Post #69251, posted on 02-02-2018 GMT-5 hours    
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      ... I'm curious about the prices. ;-)

      Cheers
      Paolo



      ... and the quality. The Shorts 330 doesn't exactly inspire confidence.

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      Post #69254, posted on 02-02-2018 GMT-5 hours    
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      ... and the quality. The Shorts 330 doesn't exactly inspire confidence.



      The quality of their kits is very different.
      Not bad in general - either this or that way.

      Sven

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      Post #69260, posted on 02-02-2018 GMT-5 hours    
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      ... and the quality. The Shorts 330 doesn't exactly inspire confidence.



      The quality of their kits is very different.
      Not bad in general - either this or that way.

      Sven



      We can only judge by our own experience. After paying good money for the heap of pirated rubbish that is the Eastern Express A318 I swore I'd never buy another of their kits. I gave in when the MD-11 arrived and paid a significant amount of good money for a kit that looked nice in the box but turned out to be near enough unbuildable unless you are blessed with levels of skill and persistence much greater than mine. In spite of everything I bought a re-bagged Shorts 330 from Ray Charles of 26 Decals because I particularly wanted to build a 330 and he was selling it at a slightly more sensible price. Even at Ray's price the quality of the kit is far short of what I would expect for a model of a relatively small aircraft selling for about the same as a Revell Boeing 787. (There is an obvious comparison with the Roden DC-3 which is in a different league in terms of quality).

      It will be interesting to see what the new kits are like but I have enough Airfix DC-9s and 10s, Minicraft MD-80s and Doyusha F-27s to keep me building and converting for a very long time.

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      Post #69302, posted on 02-06-2018 GMT-5 hours    
      I'll give the DC10-30 a go to replace my Revell. I was impressed with their AN22 and MD-11. The MD-11 was a bit of a bear to build but worth the effort. I heard the 737's were pretty bad.

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      Post #69309, posted on 02-06-2018 GMT-5 hours    
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      That's a very impressive list! I'm curious about the prices. ;-)

      Cheers
      Paolo



      Prices from the EE do not promise to be "available". In short, not model-airplane enthusiast friendly policy.

      Aeroflot and Veb Plasticart
      The classics from childhood

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      Post #69588, posted on 02-26-2018 GMT-5 hours    
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      ... and the quality. The Shorts 330 doesn't exactly inspire confidence.



      The quality of their kits is very different.
      Not bad in general - either this or that way.

      Sven

      ...I gave in when the MD-11 arrived and paid a significant amount of good money for a kit that looked nice in the box but turned out to be near enough unbuildable unless you are blessed with levels of skill and persistence much greater than mine...



      http://www.pas-decals.ru/forum/11--/7175-md-11-klm-odri-khepbern

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