Length overall: 270.8m Beam max: 39.7m Hull: 32.2m Displacement standard: 41187t Full load: 43054t The USS LEXINGTON (CV-2), was originally designated CC-1.Authorized to be completed as an aircraft carrier 1 July 1922, commissioned 14 December 1927.On 7 December 1941, LEXINGTON based at Pearl Harbor, when word of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor was received, She immediately launched search plane to hunt for the Japanese fleet. On 7 may 1942 LEXINGTON'S air group sank the Japanese light carrier SHOHO. 8th, LEXINGTON was hit by 2 torpedoes and 3 bombs, finally rolled over on her side and sank. LEXINGTON received 2 battle stars for her World War II service.
Item No 05716
Item Name USS LEXINGTON CV-2 05/1942
Item Type Static Kit
Model Brief Length: 387 mm Width: 54mm
Total Parts 519pcs
Total Sprues 25pcs sprues plus lower hull, upper hull, decks and waterline plate and display stand
Paint Schemes 1942 MS 11
More Features Either waterline version or full hull version can be selected.