Space Shuttle Discovery & Booster Rocket 1:144 scale model

Updated: Mar 16

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  • Model kit contain 97 pieces

  • Model kits are designed for children aged 10 years and upwards

  • Measures 43.7 cm in length and it has 16.5 cm span width

Product Description

Space Shuttle "Discovery" & Booster

The development of a transport system with reusable main components for NASA began in 1972 at North American Rockwell and a series of other firms. The overall weight of the space shuttle ready for launch is 2,055 tonnes. It can carry a payload of 30 tonnes into an orbit up to 965 km above the earth. The "Discovery" lifted off for the first time on 30th August 1984.

This is a Skill Level 4 kit

This is a plastic model kit that needs to be assembled and painted to complete. Glue and paint are not included (see recommendations below) and must be obtained separately.

Suitable for advanced model builders, experience in gluing and painting is required.

Rated for ages 12 and up.

The Skill Level System

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Model building is a fun pastime for the whole family, allowing you to create detailed scale replicas of the world's most famous aircraft, ships vehicles and spacecraft, both fact and fiction!

All Revell plastic model kits are arranged into a 5-tier 'Skill Level' system, which lets you see the most appropriate level for you or the person you're purchasing for. From this, you can choose kits from the most appropriate level or levels, dependent on previous building experience.

Model specification:

  • Scale: 1:144

  • Parts: 97

  • Length: 437 mm

  • Height: 437 mm

Model details:

  • Opening cargo compartment doors

  • Movable launch arm

  • External fuel tank with two solid propellant booster rockets

  • Mobile launch pad

  • Three detailed rocket motor final stages

Authentic representation of the following versions:

  • Orbiter "Enterprise", "Discovery", "Atlantis", "Endeavour" before 1998

  • Orbiter "Enterprise", "Discovery", "Atlantis", "Endeavour" after 1998

Content of delivery: Model kit incl. building instruction sheet and decal