1/700 Die cast metal battle ship u.S.s. New jersey 09002
Brand new die cast metal and plastic authentic battleship u.S.s. New jersey bb-62. The most decorated ship of all time! Moving over 45,000 tons at speeds up to 33 knots, this formidable iowa class battleship servied in four wars: wwii, korea, vietnam and persian gulf. Armed with nine 16 main battery guns, as well as 129 smaller guns, she was designed to be fast enough to provide cover and screen for the long arm of aircraft carriers, as well as bringing its massive floating arsenal against the enemy wherever needed, on land or sea. Ships, railroads, trains, tanks, bridges, trenches, observation posts and more felt the power of its 2,700 pound shells. First commissioned on may 23, 1943, here final decommissioning came about on february 8, 1991. Her powerful guns having spoken in anger for the last time, the uss new jersey now rests peacefully as a museum and memorial at waterfront pier in camden, new jersey. You will really love this brand new official licensed product!