Game Over! Russian Navy Typhoon Class SubmarineDeniss Ignatjev
“Game Over” naval diorama. Russian Navy Typhoon Class Submarine in 1:700 scale.
- Prototype: Russian Navy Typhoon Class Submarine
- Model author: Won-hui Lee
- Model manufacturer: unknown
- Scale: 1/700
The Typhoon class, the Soviet designation for Project 941 “Akula” (meaning “shark”, NATO reporting name Typhoon), is a class of nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarines designed and built by the Soviet Union for the Soviet Navy. With a submerged displacement of 48,000 tons, the Typhoons are the largest submarines ever built, able to accommodate comfortable living quarters for a crew of 160 when submerged for months on end.
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