Albatros Alk333 HMS Ashanti F117 RN Type 81 Frigate Waterline Metal Model 1/1250
Model announced for Spring 2019, the Tribal class frigate Ashanti was built by Yarrow & Co. Ltd in Glasgow. The Tribals were 2300 ton displacement and 110m long, carrying 2 x 4.5" guns, 2 x Sea Cat systems, 1 x Mortar and a Wasp helicopter. Primarily intended for service in the Caribean or Far East.
A welcome addition to Albatros's range!
Type 81 Tribal Class frigates of the Royal Navy, Ashanti was completed in 1959 by Yarrow & Co. Ltd, in Glasgow. There were 7 ships in class, 2300t, 109.7 x 12.9m, 25kn, crew 253