A Mercury Redstone launch vehicle is due for release soon in 1/72nd scale.
In the early days of the American space program, there were 2 manned programs: one civilian, under NASA, and one military. At a time when there were no treaties regarding man in space operations, the US Military had a concept for a space based watchtower - the MOL.
Checking in with LVM Studios, we see that they released a new 1/48 resin Soyuz Spacecraft that allows the model builder to create the TMA (2003-2012) and the early TMA-M (2010-2012) Soyuz variants.
Horizon Models has released a 1/72 plastic Mercury spacecraft . This kit allows the modeler to make two Mercury capsules.
Originally made by Adams Models in 1958, this kit has never been reissued until now. The Vanguard rocket was intended to be the first launch vehicle the United States would use to place a satellite into orbit.
"HTV (H-II Transfer Vehicle) 1/72 by AMK-kits has been released by LVM Studios.
"The HTV (H-II Transfer Vehicle), designed and built in Japan, is JAXA’s unmanned cargo transfer spacecraft that delivers supplies to the International Space Station (ISS). The HTV delivers more than 12,000 pounds of cargo, both pressurized and unpressurized, to the ISS. HTV performs a rendezvous with the space station and holds position several meters away. The crew uses the station’s robotic arm to capture HTV and install it on the bottom side of the station’s Harmony node."
Coming soon from Fantastic Plastic are experimental spacecraft and X-Planes:
* Northrop HL-10 (1:48) Experimental Lifting Body (1966)
* Martin X-24A (1:48) Experimental Lifting Body (1969)
* Northrop M2-F3 (1:48) Experimental Lifting Body (1960s)
* Martin Marietta X-24B (1:48) Experimental Lifting Body (1973)
Round 2 has released a plastic injection model of the "Project Vanguard `Hawk' Satellite."
No not another Chris Hemsworth figure but a kit originally produced by the model company Adams in the 50's , the Thor ICBM. This kit is soon to be released by Glencoe and has not seen reintroduction since its original release.
The latest kit from New Ware is of a vehicle from the world's latest addition to space faring nations. A 1/144 resint kit of Iran's Safir.
L'Arsenal is set to release a 1/24 Ranger 8 space probe. "The 1€ price is not the sale price! It is about a pre-reservation so that the people who wish it can receive this kit from its release."
DragonUSA will release a 1/72 plastic model of the Saturn V rocket in April, 2015.
Revell of Germany has re-released a 1/144 plastic model kit of the International Space Station.
Larson Designs has released a resin Apollo 11 Lunar Astronaut figure.
Industria Mechanika has released some realistic-looking warehouse and shipping decals.
Dragon Models has released a 1/400 Space Shuttle Endeavour sitting on top the Crawler Transporter.
Larson Designs has released a 1/24 resin Lunar Rover kit.
LVM Studios has released a 1/144 Angara-1.2pp Rocket titled, “First Flight.”
LVM Studios has released a photoetch detail set for the 1/144 Revell Shuttle Launch Tower.
Fantastic Plastic has released a resin 1/72 "Rotary Rocket: Roton."
Round 2 has released a 1/200-scale Saturn V plastic kit for 2014.
Dragon Models is releasing a 1/144 plastic kit of the Space Shuttle "Discovery" on top the back of the modified NASA 747 jumbo jet.
Dragon Models has released a 1/72 plastic scale model kit of NASA's Gemini Space Capsule.
Revell of Germany celebrates the movie "Gravity" with their three real spacecraft plastic kits.
Revell-Germany has released a 1/144-scale plastic model of SpaceShip Two and WhiteKnight Two.