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Like most specialty stores, the popularity of hobby stores have waxed and waned over the last decade, but the number of model enthusiasts has increased. Thanks to a site like, fans of model vehicles are able to continue making beautiful models without having to find that rare physical location. Now the site has added a new blog that has reviews of the models featured in their webstore.

I think they are definitely a reflection of the genius of man and our desire to fly. These models are a great representation of that desire.

For years, model airplanes have previously been available in specialty hobby stores and toy stores. Because of the internet explosion, resources for model enthusiasts have expanded into an infinite vortex of HTML codes. One such resource is, a new website that boats an impressive catalog of model aircraft kits.

"I think the internet has made it so people who live in rural areas and towns that don't have hobby or toy stores can have access to great models," explained Kim Hermanson.

Hermanson started in February 2008. Since its initial launch, the catalog has grown exponentially to include over 475 planes, helicopters and ships. Another unique item that the website carries are military seals, which goes along with the site's overall theme of military models that are in the store.

"The designs of military aircrafts are amazing," said Hermanson. "I think they are definitely a reflection of the genius of man and our desire to fly. These models are a great representation of that desire."

In addition to having a large product line of models, Hermanson has also launched a new blog ( to compliment her webstore. The blog contains tips about the models, as well as a history of the vehicles that the items are modeled after. is one of the few model websites that offer free shipping for all US addresses, solidifying the fact that the site has some of the best customer service that is offered on the internet.

As the site approaches its one year anniversary, Model Airplanes Pro is in itself the kind of model that other webstores should follow. Its easy-to-navigate design makes it one of the best websites to shop through.

"Hobby shops these days are few and far between and I think that if we're able to provide hobbyists with having the feel of shopping in a brick-and-mortar store and they're able to do it with the ease of the internet, we've accomplished something for our customers," said Hermanson.

About the Company:
Model Airplanes Pro is owned and operated by Kim Hermanson. The Montana-based website carries over 475 articulately crafted hand carved and hand painted military vehicles.

Contact Information:

Kim Hermanson
(406) 488-3538

iePlexus, Inc.


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