Delta Golf Publishing LLC, parent company of The Diecast Flier has entered into an agreement to acquire Model Airliner Magazine, the only print magazine available to diecast aircraft collectors. Find out the full details in this article.
Greetings Diecast Flier Fans,
Thank you very much for your support of The Diecast Flier and for continuing to make the blog a popular spot for model collectors. Today I’m excited to announced Delta Golf Publishing LLC, parent company of The Diecast Flier has entered into an agreement to acquire Model Airliner Magazine. For the past few months, The Diecast Flier has brought you the latest news surrounding the diecast model aircraft collecting community. Over the next few weeks we will initiate the process of combining The Diecast Flier and Model Airliner Magazine into one entity, which will bring you the most up to date model news, reviews, manufacturer interviews, model building tips and more. The Diecast Flier branding will also transition to be known as Model Airliner Magazine. The combined entity will have both an on-line and in-print presence. Our on-line site will continue to offer some model aircraft reviews (including video reviews), manufacturer interviews, airport building, collecting tips and more. We also plan to add an on-line forum for our users. Our magazine will be available for purchase and will feature premium content including our Airport Spotlight Series, Collector’s Spotlight Series, Airport Builders Corner, Manufacturer’s Corner as well as Model Reviews. We’re excited to be adding reviews to the magazine as we believe this will enhance the content available to model enthusiasts. We are also grateful for the work and creativity Nathan Bennett, has put into Model Airliner Magazine and its evolution. We’re excited to announce he will be staying on as an editor with the magazine and will continue to provide great content and design work for the combined publication. Once again thank you for your support of The Diecast Flier and we look forward to continuing to be a hub for model collectors and enthusiasts worldwide. Please see our information sheet below which will help answer questions about the acquisition. We will continue to provide more information as it becomes available. Thank you!
Founder/Editor, The Diecast Flier
President, Delta Golf Publishing LLC
Frequently Asked Questions
Will the Model Airliner and The Diecast Flier brand names still exist?
With the acquisition, The Diecast Flier brand name will be phased out and the combined publication and on-line site will be known as Model Airliner Magazine.
Will both web addresses www.thediecastflier.com and modelairliner.com still exist?
For the next few weeks we will continue to have both web addresses. However, the web address will eventually be shifted to www.modelairliner.com.
Will you offer content on-line and in print?
Yes, Model Airliner Magazine will offer on-line and in print news. You will still be able to find model reviews online and we will be adding video reviews in the future. You will also find manufacturer interviews, collecting tips, airport diorama building tips and more. We also plan to add a forum for our readers. Our in-print magazine, will be published on a monthly basis and will offer model reviews, manufacturer interviews, and we will continue to showcase the collections and airport diorama layouts of collectors via our Airport Spotlight and Collectors Spotlight series. We also plan to add a Model Spotters section where readers will be able to submit photos of their models for publication. Finally we will continue to offer model contests for our readers. See a full list of the planned content below for both our in-print magazine as well as our website.
Model Airliner Magazine Print Edition Features
Collector’s Spotlight-Highlights the collections of model aficioandoes.
Airport Spotlight Series-A feature showcasing the airport diorama layouts created by model collectors.
Manufacturer’s Corner-Our feature in which we chat with model manufactuers and provide the latest product news.
Model Spotters (Coming Soon)-A photo gallery of models submitted by our model collectors and readers.
Latest Model News
List of Monthly Model Shows and Airshows
1:400 Model Reviews
1:200 Model Reviews
1:500 Model Reviews
Model Airliner Magazine On-line Features
1:500 Model Reviews
1:400 Model Reviews
1:200 Model Reviews
Manufacturer’s Corner-Our feature in which we chat with model manufacturers and provide the latest product news.
User Forum (Coming Soon).
Where can I purchase a copy of Model Airliner Magazine?
The magazine is available for purchase worldwide via the Model Airliner Magazine website. Orders purchased via the Model Airliner Magazine website ship from our official distributor AirSpotters.com. You can also find our publication at the following hobby shops.
Model Airliner Magazine Retailers
AirSpotters.com (Official Distributor) www.airspotters.com
Crosswing Hobbies www.crosswing.co.jp
Aviation Megastore www.aviationmegastore.com
Collector’s Aircraft Models Australia www.camaust.com.au
I’m interested in submitting an article for consideration in Model Airliner Magazine or The Diecast Flier. Where can I do this?
We welcome contributions to The Diecast Flier and Model Airliner Magazine. If you have something you would like to submit for consideration you may do so via email at [email protected]
Who can I contact for advertising information or general inquires?
You may inquire about our advertising packages or send general questions via email to us [email protected]
About The Diecast Flier
Founded in 2017, The Diecast Flier is the latest source for model aircraft news, reviews, manufacturer interviews and more. The web based blog/online magazine aims to provide a place for model aircraft collectors and enthusiasts across the globe to learn more about the model aircraft collecting hobby.
Web Address www.thediecastflier.com
About Model Airliner Magazine
Model Airliner Magazine was founded in 2017 and is the only print magazine available for diecast model airliner collectors worldwide. The magazine is published monthly and offers diversified content including airport diorama building tips, model and product news as well as manufacturer interviews. The publication also showcases the collections and airport diorama layouts of collectors worldwide.
Web Address www.modelairliner.com
Wow, that’s a turn up for the book.
Will the print magazine carry the same content as the online version?
Thank you for your inquiry. There will be some shared content between the magazine and what is found online.