The Russian TOS-1 is a Soviet 220mm 24-barrel multiple rocket launcher and thermobaric weapon mounted on a T-72 tank chassis. The Russian TOS-1 was developed to deal with and defeat enemy personnel in fortifications, open country, and in lightly armored vehicles. The TOS-1’s First combat trials took place between 1988 and 1989 in the Panjshir Valley during the Soviet war in Afghanistan. The upgraded version of the TOS-1, the TOS-1A was shown for the first time in public in 1999 in Omsk.
This newly released kit of the TOS-1 Multiple Rocket Launcher (MLRS), by Trumpeter, consists of more than 1000 parts, featuring refined details, individual track links, and photo etch parts. The kit features a highly detailed slide molded chassis, lower hull, and the launcher assembly.