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USS Hornet Aircraft Carrier 1/1250 Die Cast Model


  • Model: PDG-WS004
  • 2 Units in Stock
  • Manufactured by: Planeta DeAgostini

Construction began on the USS Hornet aircraft carrier in August of 1942 and she was launched just a year later. After three months of training, the Hornet joined the U.S. forces in the Pacific, serving nobly throughout World War II. She also participated in the Vietnam War and assisted in NASA's Apollo space program, recovering astronauts as they returned from the moon. The USS Hornet was decommissioned in 1970, though she is currently open as a museum in Alameda, California. .Add a unique World War II naval vessel to your collection with this 1/1250 scale, die cast model of the historic USS Hornet as she would have been seen during the famous Doolittle Raid! This replica features a detailed, hand-painted design, a realistic deck, and a commemorative nameplate display stand. Measures approximately 8ΒΌ" long.

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This product was added to our catalog on Thursday 08 September, 2016.