TI ASIA by PapaFoxtrot
“No Smoking” is written in two meter high letters on the bridge of the Asia, which is a good idea when you are carrying 3 million barrels of oil.
Four TI-class supertankers were built in the early 00’s and are currently the largest ships at sail; Asia was the first of these.
Despite being spec’d for a 40 year life span, after less than a decade she has been retired to the sunny coasts of Qatar to spend the rest of her days as a stationary oil storage vessel.
Built 2003 • length 380 meters • capacity 3.1 million barrels • top speed 16.5 knots
This model is 38 x 7 x 8 cm, painted wood and metal.
Contains small parts; not suitable for children under 8