Battlestar Galactica Ships Magazine Vol 24: Classic Shuttle
Eaglemoss, makers of STAR TREK: The Official Starships Collection is a launching a series of oversized die-cast models based on Battlestar Galactica. Each of the ships will be between 8 and 11 inches long. This new series will feature models from both the classic and the 2004 series. Eaglemoss have worked closely with members of the modern Galactica VFX team to ensure that the models are as accurate as possible. The accompanying magazines profiles each ship and features interviews with the show's creators, including Ronald D. Moore.
This 200mm-long, highly detailed model recreates a large, unarmed cargo craft featured in the original 1978 Battlestar Galactica series. The Colonial Shuttle was frequently used for deploying crew and land vehicles to a planet's surface, and proved to be a vital lifeline for civilian refugees after the Cylon attack on the Colonies.