1/508 00022 Revell USS Long Beach CGN9 Guided Missile Cruiser
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: Exc
2010 Revell of Germany reissue of the classic 1950s "S" kit. Well detailed kit features one piece hull with props, shafts and rudders, detailed deck and superstructure, Regulus II Cruise Missile and hanger, nuclear reactor, helicopter, and Terrier and Talos missiles with launcher. The kit has never been started. The parts are still in the internal factory sealed bags and includes 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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