History of Airfix - 1939 to 2003

Henry VIII - 45k file Eagle Transporter - 45k file

The following is a brief history of Airfix. I do not intend to repeat more in-depth works such as Arthur Ward's Model World of Airfix, or Stephen Knight's Let's Stick Together. Acknowledgments are made to both books (plus John Burns' CVG-7), from which a lot of the following information was gathered:

Information about a complete kit list for the period 1949-1990 can be found by clicking here.