The most powerful battleship in the world in 1941 when she sailed to raid Allied shipping in the North Atlantic with the heavy cruiser Prinz Eugen. After being spotted by the Royal Navy she was shadowed and in this engagement the Bismarck sank HMS Hood. Damaged by at least one torpedo she was eventually sunk by the Royal Naval ships with the loss of almost 1,900 crew.
Dimensions: L 415mm x H 60mm. No of Pieces: 170. Skill Level 3. Requires painting.
Age: 8+ years. Part of the Airfix Kitset Collection.