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Purchasing Ventura products
The full range of Ventura Decals and books are available from:-
Ventura Publications on-line shop
Ventura Publications on-line shop. Mail order service covering all current Ventura products.
Modelcrafts and Hobbies, Wellington New Zealand. International mail order service and shop.
Hannants, Lowestoft and London, England. International mail order service and shop.
Ventura Publications, "TradeMe". Direct On-line sales site aimed at Australian and New Zealand modellers only.
Feb 23, 2015, 12:24
Douglas DC-4 / C-54 - Germany - post war
Four DC-4 / C-54 photos from the Lindsay Richards collection...
Jun 27, 2016, 12:26
Anti aircraft battery photos - 451 Squadron - V2 launch sites
An excerpt from "Classic Warbirds" No.13. 451 Squadron in Holland.
The Squadron was then moved to Swannington in Norfolk and the purpose of our training became evident – to tackle the V2 rocket launching sites. We commenced operations over Holland, bombing V2 launch sites ....
Jun 27, 2016, 11:56
RNZAF Corsairs - what shade of blue is correct?
A perennial question for modellers is “what shade of blue is correct for RNZAF Corsair roundels?”
Peter Mossong advises... As a rule-of-thumb, if the roundel was painted in New Zealand it was more likely to be ...
Mar 9, 2016, 18:39
Classic Warbirds No.2 RAAF Spitfires extra
452 Sqn. Spitfires. Photos from the collection of LAC Vic Callaghan provided by his son Greig. Callaghan was a rigger for Flt. Lt. Hall and PO Goldsmith's Spitfires. in the Darwin area, early 1943.
Sep 10, 2015, 14:55
New Zealand P-51D "checker board" Mustang decals. RNZAF/TAF
Ventura have several decal sheets covering these colourful Mustangs from the 1950's in 1/72, 1/48th and 1/32nd scales. Wellington, Canterbury and Otago Squadrons are included in our 1/32nd scale sheet, V3275.
May 15, 2015, 20:37
Email Newsletter software - Dada mail
Since 2004 we have used DADA Mail to send our Newsletters. We have just had the latest version installed. It enables us to easily run a verified mailing list that our subscribers can trust. We recommend DADA mail. [ Visit Website ]
Apr 22, 2015, 17:44
A site about the men and women who served inthe RNZAF in World War Two from Cambridge, New Zealand, such as Ron Watts who rose to command 488 Sqn. You can see more of Ron's photos and many more stories and memories on the site here: [ Visit Website ]
Apr 20, 2015, 15:41
Tribute to 485
This limited edition print pays tribute to 485 (NZ) Squadrons RAF and is signed by six war-time pilots from the squadron. [ Download/View File ]
Feb 22, 2015, 13:01
Beware the Wild Winds
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Feb 22, 2015, 10:17
Aviation art prints
These limited edition art prints pay tribute to two distinguished New Zealand fighter units, 485 & 486 (NZ) Squadrons RAF. Their operational records are testament to the determination and bravery ...
Jan 23, 2015, 09:37
Kawasaki 1968 A7SS 350cc - unrestored original bike
A selection of photos of an unrestored Kawasaki A7SS 350cc "Street Scrambler" provided by TradeMe member John.
Jan 3, 2015, 15:35
Spitfire PV270 "AL" - Resored in the markings of Alan Deere
This site covers the long service history and restoration of Spitfire Mk IX PV270 in the Markings of (then) Wing Commander Alan Deere, Biggin Hill, 1943. Brendon Deere, Group Captain Alan Deere's nephew, purchased PV270 and bought it to Feilding, New Zealand in 2003 where a restoration to new "Zero Time" condition was carried out. A book based around PV270 is under preparation. [ Visit Website ]
Dec 22, 2014, 10:33
RNZAF Harvard NZ1056, fern and kiwi roundels
RNZAF Harvard NZ1056 in"fern" and "kiwi" roundels. Ventura produce decals for the Harvard in all three main scales. These photos...
Dec 5, 2014, 23:21
Kawasaki H2a detail photos
A set of photos showing an as-new, unrestored 1973 Kawasaki 750 Mach IV H2a.
Dec 5, 2014, 13:06