Piloted by astronaut Alan Tracy and co-pilot TinTin Kyrano, Thunderbird 3 is a vertically launched, reusable, single stage rocket. Used for space rescue missions as well as maintenance and crew relief of the space station Thunderbird 5.
Powered by chemical rockets for lift off and boost, an ion drive is used for space propulsion and to accelerate Thunderbird 3 to a top speed of 25,000 mph.
• Display stand included
• Multi-coloured parts
• 6 sprues + additional plastic parts
• Includes decal sheet, illustrated instructions and AIP sticker
• 1:350 scale plastic model kit from AIP, requires paint and glue