Large selection of Traxxas RC Cars & Trucks, Batteries & Chargers, Paint, Parts, and much much more!

Shopping cart

Your cart is currently empty

Product image slideshow Items

  • Tamiya TAM31712 - 1/700 US Aircraft Carrier Yorktown
  • Tamiya TAM31712 - 1/700 US Aircraft Carrier Yorktown

Tamiya TAM31712 - 1/700 US Aircraft Carrier Yorktown

SKU: TAM31712
Excl. tax

Tamiya - TAM31712 - 1/700 US Aircraft Carrier Yorktown

The rating of this product is 0 out of 5

In stock
The USS Yorktown was completed in September 1937 as the first ship of her namesake-class and the U.S. Navy's sixth aircraft carrier. When the Pacific War broke out, she became the flagship of Task Force 17 under the command of Rear Admiral Frank J. Fletcher and conducted a number of operations around the Pacific. During the Battle of the Coral Sea in May 1942, she helped thwart the Japanese Navy's advance on New Guinea despite suffering severe damage. Subsequently, at the Battle of Midway, the Yorktown and her sister ships USS Enterprise and USS Hornet defeated the Japanese Mobile Fleet, but the Yorktown herself suffered severe damage by torpedo and bomb hits from the aircraft of the Japanese carrier Hiryu. She was finally sunk by torpedoes from the Japanese submarine I-168. The Tamiya 1/700 scale model is a precise replica assembly kit of this iconic carrier during WWII.

Paint and assembly required.


  • Yorktown (CV-5) as she appeared during the Battle of Midway.
  • Hanger doors may be depicted in open or closed position
  • Elevator at the stern may be depicted in up or down position
  • Comes with parts to depict F4F Wildcats, Douglas SBD-3 Dauntlesses, and Douglas TBD-1 Devastators
  • 0 stars based on 0 reviews
    Add your review