K-141 Kursk was an Oscar-II class nuclear cruise missile submarine of the Russian Navy, lost with all hands when it sank in the Barents Sea on August 12, 2000. Kursk, full name Атомная подводная лодка, which translated, means the nuclear powered submarine “Курск” [АПЛ “Курск”] in Russian, was a Project 949A Антей (Antey, Antaeus but was also known by its NATO reporting name of Oscar II). It was named after the Russian city Kursk, around which the largest tank battle in military history, the Battle of Kursk, took place in 1943. One of the first vessels completed after the fall of the Soviet Union, it was commissioned into the Russian Navy’s Northern Fleet.
Item No 83521
Item Name Russian Navy SSGN Oscar II Class Kursk Cruise Missile Submarine
Bar Code 6939319235213
Item Type Static Kit
Model Dimension Length: 440mm Beam: 52mm
Total Plastic Parts 140+
Total Sprues 5 sprues , upper hull and lower hull
Chromeplate Parts n/a
Resin Parts n/a
Metal Parts n/a
Photo Etched Parts 1 piece
Film Accessory n/a
More Features The kit consists of over 140 parts , includes 7 Photo etched parts
– Photo Etched parts for nameplate and propeller etc.
– contains display stand