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Warbird Collection No.8

Warbird Collection No.8 Photo CD Review

By Michael Benolkin

Date of Review May 2018 Title Warbird Collection No.8
Publisher Aero Research Published 2018
ISBN None Format 152 very high resolution JPEGs
MSRP (USD) $12.95


Warbird Collection No.8
Warbird Collection No.8
Warbird Collection No.8

Aero Research has released their latest photo reference CD, this covering the seventh installment of their Warbird Collection. While the title says 'Warbirds', you have a variety of prior military aircraft in civil service (like NASA) as well as privately-owned warbirds. These photos were taken from around the globe between the mid-1960s to 2010.

Once again I used my image browser to scan through the aircraft on the disc and I was quite impressed with the selection of aircraft. In this release, there are an impressive number of aircraft, many of which no longer exist due to accidents or simply wear and tear.

Among the aircraft types covered here:

  • A-4 Skyhawk
  • A6M Zero
  • A-26 Intruder
  • AJ Savage
  • B-18 Bolo
  • B-23 Dragon
  • B-25 Mitchell
  • B-26 Marauder
  • B-29 Superfortress`
  • B-57 Canberra
  • C-47 Skytrain
  • C-54 Skymaster
  • C-123 Provider
  • C-133 Cargomaster
  • C-135 Stratotanker
  • DH.82 Tiger Moth
  • F-4 Phantom II
  • F4F/FM Wildcat
  • F4U Corsair
  • F5D
  • F6F Hellcat
  • F7F Tigercat
  • F8F Bearcat
  • F-84 Thunderjet
  • F-86 Sabre
  • F-100 Super Sabre
  • F-104 Starfighter
  • F-106 Delta Dart
  • HU-16 Albatross
  • Hunter
  • L-29 Delfin
  • L-39 Albatross
  • MiG-15 Fagot
  • MiG-17 Fresco
  • MiG-21 Fishbed
  • Noratlas
  • O-1 Bird Dog
  • OV-10 Bronco
  • PBY Catalina
  • PB4Y Privateer
  • PT-17
  • Sea Fury
  • T-6/SNJ
  • T-33 Shooting Star
  • T-34 Mentor
  • TBM Avenger
  • U-6 Beaver
  • Vampire
  • and more

For the modeler, you'll see lots of good details and color information for replicating warbirds for a change of pace. For the enthusiast and modeler alike, you can browse through a nice variety of high-resolution images of some very nice aircraft!

This is a nice selection of imagery that you won't find available in such clarity and size. This title is recommended!

You can purchase this reference or any of their other photo CDs directly from their website or via email

My sincere thanks to Aero Research for this review sample!