Submarine Aircraft Carrier.
This is the Tamiya 1/350th scale Japanese Navy Submarine I-400 with Tamiya Detail up etched parts set. Painted with Tamiya acrylics and white ensign enamels.
The I-400 was constructed as a submergible aircraft carrier able to launch 3 Aichi M6M1 Seiren aircraft. The intention was to attack the U.S. East Coast and the Panama Canal. Although never used in combat, the I-400 remains the largest conventional submarine ever built.
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