1/508 5004 Revell USS Long Beach Guided Missile Cruiser
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: Good
1982 reissue of the classic 1950s "S" kit. Well detailed kit contains Regulus II Cruise Missile - nuclear reactor - Helicopter - Terrier Missiles- Talos Missiles. The kit has been opened but has never been started. NOTE: missing three small lifeboat davits. Otherwise complete with all other parts, decals and instructions. CGN-9 U.S.S. LONGBEACH was the world’s first nuclear-powered warship. She was launched in July of 1959 as the lead ship of the first new cruiser class since WWII. Originally designed as an all-missile cruiser, she was later fitted with two 5”/36 caliber guns amidships. After serving more than 33 years, she was decommissioned on 1 May 1995.
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