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back in stock!)List price: $22.98You pay: $17.89(All prices in U.S. Dollars)Manufacturer: Airfix ModelsStock Number: AIR A04204Scale: 1/600View all products of type "Bismarck Class"
This model kit requires assembly. Cement, paint and other construction materials not included unless specifically stated in the description.
Measures 16 1/2 inches long when complete. Features 150 parts molded in light gray, Full hull with propellers and rudder, Detailed superstructure with main armament, life rafts and boats, Arado floatplanes, cranes, masts, and range finders
The most powerful battleship in the world in 1941 when she sailed to raid Allied shipping in the North Atlantic with the heavy cruiser Prinz Eugen. After being spotted by the Royal Navy she was shadowed and then engaged. In this engagement the Bismarck sank HMS Hood. She was then damaged by at least one torpedo from attacking Swordfish, slowing her down. She was eventually sunk by torpedoes fired from Royal Naval ships with the loss of almost 1,900 crew.