1/700 USS John F. Kennedy CV-67

by Trumpeter
$76.84 USD $96.05 USD

Description

This is an injection-plastic ship model kit.

From Trumpeter:

CV-67 USS John F. Kennedy was named for the 35th President of the United States. She was number 4 in the Kitty Hawk Class of Aircraft Carriers. She was also the last of the conventionally powered Aircraft Carrier although she was originally intended to be Nuclear Powered. CV-67 differed from other "Kitty Hawk" class carriers with a modified outward inclined funnels and being 17 feet shorter.

CV-67 USS JFK Kennedy was commissioned in Sept 7th, 1968 and was stationed in theMediterranean Sea.  She was also involved in an unfortunate incidents  where she collided with USS Belknap in 1975 and USS Bordelon in 1976.

The "Big John" saw combat during the Lebanon crisis in 1983 and her F-14 engaged and successfully shot down 2 Libyan mig-23 that show threat  and aggression. Saw combat again in 1991 during "Operation Desert Storm" with 114 airstrikes and 2,900 sorties against Iraq.

After serving the country for over, 30 years, USS John F, Kennedy decommissioned in Mayport, Flordia. She arrived naval Inactive Ship Maintenance Facility and remain in the U.S. Navy Reserve Fleet.

This kit will measure about 467.6mm long and 122.8mm wide when completed.

  • [Mold Color]: Gray
  • [Includes]: Decals, clear parts, photo-etched parts

Details

Code: TRP06716
Release Date: Nov 2019
Item Size/Weight: 60.0cm x 19.5cm x 6.5cm / 780g
Manufacturer: Trumpeter

Assembly Guide