Designed for close support of ground troops, the Lacrosse Missile was developed in the mid-1950s with its official Army introduction in 1959. Ultimately, its many technical hurdles were too difficult to overcome and it was withdrawn from front line service in 1964. Nearly 1,200 were built.
A reproduction of the Cold War missile equipped to its transport, this 1/32 scale plastic kit features moveable front wheels, a detailed engine, an authentic weapon design, and five crew figures. Assembly required. 139 pieces. Skill level 2. Truck measures approximately 10" long.