Anyway, next project up for the new, 2015, me, is the Valom Vickers Wellesley Mk.1:
A very nice package, in a useful tray-style box. Four main sprues:
Interestingly there is an option of two different fuselages. At first glance, the instruction booklet gives no indication as to differences, or which aircraft is which. The differences in the parts appears to be limited to panels and the outline of the forward fuselage - any hints on what this means (different engines?) will be very gratefully received.
Also included is a neat little photo-etched sheet:
I'm a bit cack-handed with PE (I probably need one of those special bending jigs), but I'll certainly use the seat harnesses.
There are two options, both for the East African air war.
All-in-all a lovely looking kit, and, as far as I'm aware the only offer since the 1980s Matchbox kit. But, let's see how long my optimism lasts...