Being produced until mid-1990s, when production was switched to more advanced Project 636 Varshavyanka variant, also known as Improved Kilo-class by the West. Wikipedia, NATO reporting name for a class of hydrofoil torpedo boats built for the Soviet Navy and Soviet allies. Like physical models, virtual 3D models are only as good as the information available on the ship represented. Wikipedia, The Project 664 (NATO reporting name Wisla) class were Polish torpedo boats, designed in Poland in the 1970s. The Osa class is probably the most numerous class of missile boats ever built, with over 400 vessels constructed between 1960–1973 for both the Soviet Navy and for export to allied countries.

Wikipedia, The NATO reporting name for a class of light frigates built for the Soviet Navy in the mid to late 1960s. - eBay Money Back Guarantee - opens in new window or tab. Your country's customs office can offer more details, or visit eBay's page on, Varies for items shipped from an international location.

The Soviet designation was "storozhevoi korabl`" (сторожевой корабль - sentry ship) Project 159. ). They were one of the few vessels of this size, powered by a gas turbine, and could achieve a great speed.

The OSA was built in large numbers and exported to many Soviet client states including China. The OSA II introduced ribbed missile tubes with the P-21, folding wings Styx missiles. Kagero continues the Super 3D series and I applaud them for straying from the their typical large vessel book to offer a book of a smaller ship which was a vital part of many small navies. See the seller's, No Interest if paid in full in 6 mo on $99+, 1:72 Scale Collectible Model Cars & Trucks, Missile Command In Collectible Arcade Game Machines, Missile Command In Collectible Arcade Gaming Replacement Parts. Storozhevoi Korabl Project 35 (Mirka I) and Project 35-M (Mirka II). Select PayPal Credit at checkout to have the option to pay over time. In response, the Iraqi Navy deployed P-6 torpedo boats and Osa II-class fast attack craft for a counter attack. The 3D-drawings really capture the lines and machinery of the later OSA Is. Wikipedia, NATO reporting name for a class of Intelligence collection ships built for the Soviet Navy in the 1980s. Where I thought the 3D model fell short is a lack of detail in the missile boxes which have internal bracing a rails for the missile; the drawing is hollow.

112 Komar-class vessels were produced, while over 400 examples were built of the following Osa-class missile boat, with a significant number of both types being sold to pro-Soviet nations. The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly. There are 1 items available. You can tell by the square upper deck house supporting the Muff Cob radar on the aft deck house (used to control the AK-230 gun mounts mounted on the bow and stern for air defense). Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically. Project 206MR Vikhr. The Vidyut-class missile boats (Sanskrit; Devanagari: विद्युत्, lightning) of the Indian Navy were an Indian variant of the Soviet Osa I class. Highly recommended. All that said, this is a well done book of an important Cold War vessel. Wikipedia, NATO reporting name for a class of patrol boats built for the Soviet Navy and Soviet Allies. When they were in range, the Israeli boats launched their Gabriel missiles, and sank all but one Syrian Osa class ship, which was later sunk by cannon fire. I would like to thank Kagero for this review sample.

No Interest if paid in full in 6 months on $99+. Syrian … The Israelis sank a Syrian Osa class during the Battle of Latakia and three Egyptian Osa class in the Battle of Baltim, while the Indian Navy, in contrast, was quite successful against the Pakistani Navy in its Operation Trident. Notably, they were the first to sink another ship with anti-ship missiles in 1967. Four Egyptian Osa class missile boats confronted six of them, leading to Battle of Baltim in which three of the Egyptian missile boats were sunk within forty minutes, with no Israeli casualties.

This amount is subject to change until you make payment. Copyright © 1995-2020 eBay Inc. All Rights Reserved. The book is a bit deceiving because while the title is OSA Class, it in fact reflects a late-model OSA I in service with Polish Navy as part of Warsaw Pact and then NATO. Minimum monthly payments are required. The missile tubes looked like ribbed condoms and so that term was used as memory aid to distinguish the two vessels! Earn up to 5x points when you use your eBay Mastercard. In addition Kagero provides traditional plan, overhead, front and rear view drawings. If you never have seen one of these Super Drawings books before, they use CAD 3D modeling to replicate famous ships and the "drawings" are views 3D model of the ship from differing angles, including close up details. Project 206M. They have the NATO reporting name Tarantul (not to be confused with the Stenka-class patrol boat, whose official Soviet name is also "Tarantul"). Wikipedia, The Project 629, (Russian: проекта–629, lit. He succeeded in convincing President Ayub in acquiring the missile boats only, and permissions were granted to procured the Soviet-built Osa-class missile boat in 1968. The word has also meaning "queen" (of insect hive), which is the most likely connotation, since previous missile boat classes were named Osa and Komar, meaning "wasp" and "mosquito".

The drew blood in the Indo-Pakistan war of 1971 when Indian OSAs sank or damaged numerous Pakistani warships. Description. No doubt Kagero had access to the real thing. These ships are also known as the Lira class. If you have the Merit kit of the "Russian Navy" OSA I, which is in reality a late model Polish OSA I (without any Polish markings), this book is the perfect companion. Wikipedia, NATO reporting name for a class of hydrofoil patrol boats built for the Soviet Navy between 1983 and 1989. The Maritime Brigade/Coast Guard has one Point class cutter, S 14 (ex U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Point Brower, transferred 28 February 2003), one Osa class missile boat, S 008, which has had its SS-N-2B missiles removed, 3 Stenka class patrol boats, S 005, S 006, and S 007, all with sonar and torpedo tubes removed, 1 Zhuk class patrol craft, P 222, and two 48-foot Silver Ships small craft, S 11 and S 12.

Estimated 34 nuclear warheads. Launched in 1972 and served during the Cold War with the Northern Fleet, often operating in the Atlantic Ocean but also travelling to various ports in the Mediterranean and Red Seas. For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program, This amount includes applicable customs duties, taxes, brokerage and other fees. Get the item you ordered or get your money back. The vessels, comprising approximately one-quarter of the Yugoslav Navy's assets, included: the Vlado Ćetković (RTOP-402) Končar-class fast attack craft (renamed later on), the Velimir Škorpik (RČ-310) Osa-class missile boat, the Partizan II (TČ-222) Shershen-class torpedo boat and the Biokovo (PČ-171), Cer (PČ-180) and Durmitor (PČ-181) Mirna-class patrol boats. Please enter a number less than or equal to 1. I have photos taken around 2002 - 2003 by Polish naval officers who I worked with back them. Wikipedia, The Oscar class, Soviet designations Project 949 Granit and Project 949A Antey, (NATO reporting names Oscar I and Oscar II respectively), are series of nuclear-powered cruise missile submarines designed in the Soviet Union for the Soviet Navy. The naval attack involving the Soviet-built Osa missile boats sank the Pakistan Navy's destroyer and minesweeper while was also badly damaged. For a vessel in 1/72 this is an area of the boat which could be detailed. During the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971, Indian Osa-class boats raided the port of Karachi in two highly successful operations causing severe damage and sinking several ships with their P-15s, among them the destroyer, Khaibar. Wikipedia, NATO reporting name for a group of hydrofoil missile boats built for the Soviet Navy . The boats featured a mixture of Western and Eastern equipment, including Soviet anti-ship missiles and Swedish guns.

The detail of the mast is also exceptional. Stay up to date on result for: Osa-class missile boat. Many have a lineup of land sea and air items on a large scale of power. These vessels formed the 25th "Killer" Missile Boat Squadron, which sunk 2 destroyers, a minesweeper and various other vessels of the Pakistan Navy during the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971. No additional import charges at delivery!

The build-up of the Egyptian Navy with Soviet assistance during the 1960s and their procurement of new missile boats such as the Osa and Komar classes had, by the early days of the War of Attrition, changed the balance of power in the Mediterranean theatre in favour of Arab navies and away from the Israeli Navy. Interest will be charged to your account from the purchase date if the balance is not paid in full within 6 months. Please allow additional time if international delivery is subject to customs processing. Endurance was limited to 1,000 nautical miles(1,… Wikipedia, Project 667A Navaga-class ballistic missile submarine of the Soviet Navy. A Bay class frigate (Matti Kurki), two Dark class fast patrol boats (Vasama 1 and Vasama 2) and four BYMS class minesweepers were bought from the UK, two Riga class frigates (Hämeenmaa and Uusimaa) and four Osa II class fast attack craft (Tuima class missile boats) were obtained from the Soviet Union. Something went wrong. If you reside in an EU member state besides UK, import VAT on this purchase is not recoverable. Many of the Squadron Publishing books do that well, showing configuration changes between variant. By 2007, the Cuban Navy was assessed as being 3,000 strong (including up to 550+ Navy Infantry) by the IISS with six Osa-II and one. The book has 65 pages of terrific drawings of every aspect of the ship. Allowed HTML tags: