HMS Illustrious

HMS Illustrious is the second of three Invincible Class Aircraft carriers, and the fifth ship to bear her proud name. Illustrious, or ‘Lusty’ as she is known fondly by all on board, was built at Swan Hunters Ship Builders Yard on the Tyne, and subsequently commissioned in her base port of Portsmouth in 1982.

This model is supplied with the following 1:350 scale aircraft:

  • 2 x Sea King
  • 2 x Merlin
  • 2 x Harrier GR7/9
  • 2 x Sea Harrier FA2

Additional 1:350 scale aircraft can be purchased


Model Scale   1:350
Number of Parts   276
Dimensions (mm)   L603.5 x W104.5
Skill Level   3
Flying Hours   4
Requires Painting    Yes

Warning not suitable for children under 36 months. Choking hazard. Contains small parts with functional sharp edges and/or points. This product is suitable for ages 8 to adult. Please retain these details, and the address for future reference.