Revell 0603 U.S.S. King "Destroyer Leader"
1:500

U.S.S. King "Destroyer Leader"

U.S.S. King "Destroyer Leader"

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U.S.S. King "Destroyer Leader", plastbyggsats.

The guided missile destroyer operated off the West Coast until heading back for the Western Pacific 26 May 1966. On this cruise she carried a helicopter for search and rescue missions to save American pilots during strikes against North Vietnam. She arrived at Da Nang, South Vietnam, on 27 June. During July she saved five downed aviators, including one who was rescued from deep within North Vietnam by the ship's helicopter crew. In August the ship was stationed in a positive identification and radar advisory zone (PIRAZ) in the Gulf of Tonkin to help protect American ships from enemy aircraft. Before she was relieved, she had checked over 15,000 aircraft. During this duty she also rescued seven pilots whose planes had gone down during strikes against enemy targets.-lettered tires are presented for the finishing touch and new illustrations “top off” the packaging!

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0603
2 Items
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1:500

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