New Year, New Models!


Our first Workbench blog for 2021 is crammed full of all the breaking model news from the recent release of the 2021 Airfix model range.

We will be taking a closer look at some of the newly announced models, paying particular attention to all the new tooling projects, but also including several modelling classics, which will be making welcome returns to our workbenches over the coming year.

Visit the Airfix website now and enjoy the latest instalment of Workbench!

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Walking With The Wounded News

Welcome to your first Walking With The Wounded newsletter of 2021.

In this month’s news:

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Lockheed Martin Board Elects James D. Taiclet as Chairman; Marillyn A. Hewson to Serve as Strategic Advisor and Gregory M. Ulmer as Executive Vice President of Aeronautics

BETHESDA, Md., Jan. 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT) board of directors has elected President and CEO James D. Taiclet as chairman of the board, effective March 1.

Executive Chairman Marillyn A. Hewson informed the board of directors of her intention to retire as executive chairman and as a member of the board. Continue reading

Qld Tender – The Acquisition of Airborne Magnetic and Radiometric Survey in the Kamilaroi Region.

Important note: We are aware of the need to avoid overloading inboxes of readers who have no need to check on Australian General Aviation tenders. Many are launched with very short deadlines. Also, from March onwards we will be covering all of Australia. To avoid cluttering up inboxes, we will only send to folks who let us know they need tender information. So please let us know if you need this info. In any event, they will be mentioned briefly in our Board Room Briefings publications. Continue reading

First cargo door equipped Beechcraft King Air 260C to enter air medical service with Air Archipels

WICHITA, Kan. (Jan. 28, 2021) – Textron Aviation announced today it was awarded a contract by Air Archipels of Tahiti (French Polynesia) for one Beechcraft King Air 260 and one cargo door equipped King Air 260C aircraft.  The aircraft are planned to be delivered to Air Archipels in the second half of 2021.  Air Archipels currently operates a fleet of Beechcraft Super King Air B200s in French Polynesia.  The first cargo door King Air 260 was ordered by Air Archipels and it will be the first to enter service. Continue reading

Ucore Provides Update on RapidSX™ Technology for Near-Term Commercial Rare-Earth Elements Separation in USA

HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA — January 29, 2021 — Ucore Rare Metals Inc. (TSXV:UCU) (OTCQX:UURAF) (“Ucore” or the “Company”) is pleased to provide the following update regarding the Company’s wholly owned subsidiary, Innovation Metals Corp. (“IMC”), and its ongoing commercialization development program for its RapidSX™ separation technology which is principally occurring at the RapidSX Commercialization and Development Facility (“CDF”) in Kingston, Ontario, Canada.

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