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Pilot Projects – January 2023

P-38 Lightning
P-38 Lightning Randy Johnston, Timnath, Colorado Randy scratch-built this gorgeous P-38 using Ziroli plans. He finished it in the “Scat III” scheme that was flown by Lt. Robin Olds during WW II in the European theater and included the appropriate invasion stripes. Lt. Olds was a triple ace, achieving 17 aerial victories. Randy finished his model using Warbird Colors paints and Callie Graphics markings. The 114-inch-span Lightning weighs in at 40 pounds. A pair of...


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