The biggest name in model making have pledged support for Models for Heroes as part of their re-launch of the Airfix Club Memberships. Thanks to the model manufacturer giant you have another way you can support our bravest – by sending us the tokens on the side of your Airfix kits.
On the side of all Airfix products there are Flying Hours tokens for Airfix Club members to collect. These tokens, can be sent to Models for Heroes and then swapped for new Airfix model kits! The types of kits depends on the quantity of Flying Hours tokens. For example 16 tokens can be swapped for one 1/72 model kit. Have a look at the list below or follow this link for a detailed explanation. Airfix Club members will also be privy to future exclusive offers and promotions and Airfix Plus memberships are available with extra goodies.
For model makers not using their flying hours, Airfix have arranged for Models for Heroes supporters to collect their Flying Hours tokens to be able to claim model kits for our beneficiaries. Maybe you could ask around your friends, your club or your local model shop to collect Flying Hours to send to us?
16 Flying Hours could claim a 1/72 Hawker Hurricane or Spitfire.
30 Flying Hours could claim a 1/72 T1 Hawk or Bristol Beaufighter.
40 Flying Hours could claim a 1/48 scale North American Mustang or Sea Fury.
60 Flying Hours could claim a 1/72 Lancaster or Wellington.
Send in your collected Flying Hours tokens to us and we will do the rest. Details on our DONATE page.