Tagged: Blood Red Skies

Blood Red Skies: The Spitfire Mk.IX

Rushed into service to combat the deadly Focke-Wulf 190, the Spitfire Mk.IX combined the performance of the Spitfire’s airframe with a more powerful engine. View in Store The arrival of…

Blood Red Skies: 1st American Volunteer Group – “Flying Tigers”

The P-40 Warhawk was employed over most theatres by most Allied Nations in WW2. The “Flying Tigers” enjoyed considerable success with the aircraft… Curtiss P-40 Warhawk Vital Statistics Crew: 1…

Blood Red Skies: 61st Fighter Squadron

The 61st Fighter Squadron employed the P-47 Thunderbolt in the European theatre. The squadron produced a significant number of aces. Republic P-47 Thunderbolt Vital Statistics Crew: 1 Length: 11m Wingspan:…

Blood Red Skies: Jagdgeschwader 7 (Nowotny)

Jagdgeschwader 7 (Nowotny) operated the Messerschmitt Me 262. This heavily armed aircraft was the world’s first operational jet-powered fighter. Messerschmitt Me 262 Vital Statistics Crew: 1 Length: 10.6 m Wingspan: 12.6 m…

Blood Red Skies: Jagdgeschwader 52

Jagdgeschwader 52 employed the Messerschmitt BF109G on the Eastern front. It was the most successful fighter wing of all time. Messerschmitt BF 109G Vital Statistics Crew: 1 Length: 8.95 m Wingspan:…

Blood Red Skies: Air Strike!

Scramble your squadrons. It’s soon to become a target-rich environment with the arrival of the Air Strike! compendium for Blood Red Skies. Airstrike Blood Red Skies: Air Strike! is a…

Blood Red Skies: Sandstorm!

With cold nights drawing in, we’re looking to bring some sun into our lives – lets head for the North African coast with Blood Red Skies: Sandstorm! Welcome to the…

Blood Red Skies: Lev “Sokol” Shestakov

Explore the career of one of the Soviet Union’s highest-scoring aces – fight the Fascists in Spain and defend the Motherland with Lev Shestakov! View in Store Spring, 1944. A…

Blood Red Skies: Joseph “Smoky Joe” J Foss

The skies over Guadalcanal are swarming with Japanese Zeroes. Diving into this furball is one of America’s top-scoring aces – Joseph J Foss! View in Store An F4F Wildcat skidded…

Blood Red Skies: Hans Dortenmann

This week, we’re looking at one of the top German Focke-Wulf 190 aces, who shot down the legendary Pierre Clostermann – Hans Dortenmann. View in Store A Hawker Tempest lands…

Blood Red Skies: Pierre Clostermann

This week, we’re looking at the top French ace of the war, with 33 kills to his name. Pierre Clostermann takes centre stage! View in Store It’s July, 1943. A…

Blood Red Skies: The F4F Wildcat

Blast up off the pitching deck of a US Navy aircraft carrier in the rugged F4F Wildcat! Protect the fleet from marauding Zeroes and Kates! View in Store Despite a…

Blood Red Skies: The Focke-Wulf 190A

Jump into the cockpit of one of the Luftwaffe’s most advanced fighters and turn the tables on those pesky Spitfires! Enter the Focke-Wulf 190A! View in Store After his first…

Blood Red Skies: The Messerschmidt Bf109E

The Luftwaffe dominates the skies over continental Europe, ably assisted by the technologically superior Bf109E. Only the nimble Spitfire is a match for this Teutonic beast! When it was introduced…

Blood Red Skies: The Hawker Hurricane

While the Spitfire steals the spotlight an unappreciated workhorse is defending Britain’s shores from the marauding Luftwaffe. Enter the Hawker Hurricane! View in Store Designed and built in the early…

Blood Red Skies: The Soviet Air Force

Dive back into Blood Red Skies with a brief look at the Soviet Air Force – defend the Motherland from the hated fascists! Unlike their illustrious counterparts in the west,…

Blood Red Skies: Imperial Japanese Air Forces

Dive back into Blood Red Skies with a brief look at the Imperial Japanese Air Forces – both Army and Navy. Drive the enemy back in the Emperor’s name! Like…

Blood Red Skies: The United States Air Forces

Dive back into Blood Red Skies with a brief look at the United States Army Air Force and the US Navy! Fight across two oceans in defence of Freedom! Unlike…

Blood Red Skies: The Royal Air Force

Dive back into Blood Red Skies with a brief look at the Royal Air Force – join the “few” and help defend the sceptered isle from the marauding Luftwaffe! Never…

Blood Red Skies: The Luftwaffe

Dive back into Blood Red Skies with a brief look at the Luftwaffe – join some of the war’s finest aces in a desperate struggle for control of Europe’s skies!…

Soviet Fighter Aircraft

New Soviet fighter squadrons swoop over the Eastern Front – securing the battlefields for the big push into Germany! Warlord Resin These aircraft are manufactured in the new, ultra-detailed, Warlord Resin!…

Blood Red Skies: Making Propellers

We’re taking a look at customising your Blood Red Skies aircraft with propellers. Nuno Cabeçadas shows us how with this simple guide.   What You’ll Need: A Compass (preferably with…

Spotlight: Enter the Jet Age

This week, we’re soaring down MiG alley as aerial warfare enters a new age! Grab your flight stick and enter the jet age! MiG Alley shifts us into the future,…

Osprey: F-86 Sabre vs MiG-15

Korea 1950-53 View in Store DUEL 50 Author: Doug Dildy, Warren Thompson Illustrator: Jim Laurier, Wiek Luijken Number of Pages: 80   F-86 Sabre vs MiG-15 As the routed North…

Aircraft Focus: Junkers Ju-87D Stuka

Heralded by the wail of Jericho’s Trumpet, the ground-attack arm of the Luftwaffe screams into battle with the arrival of the Junkers Ju-87D Stuka in Blood Red Skies! Designed in…

New: “Mossie” FB Mk VI Squadron

Tear the Axis forces up with the new “Mossie” FB Mk VI Squadron. View in Store DeHavilland’s ‘wooden wonder’ was rejected by the RAF at first but he persisted, using…