by Alexander Blokhin
1/700 USS Yorktown CV-5 (Tamiya)
Rebuilding a core set of Tamiya. The paper used book Okrety Wojenne SN-?23 "Lotnikowce typu Yorktown vol.1"
Changes to the model variants of the ship in 1940.
The ship is painted in a light gray color, which is used by the US Navy until 1941. Aircraft models are Douglas TBD Devastator & Douglas SBD Dauntless. These sets are from Trumpeter - and in the appropriate paint for the period of 1940. Figures are sailors from the company North Star.
- Completely redesigned gallery of anti aircraft machine guns, fencing.
- Added a few design elements.
The model has received 1st place in the exhibition IPMS Israel 2016!