The Cargo Heliplane is a new city set that will be available next summer, on the 2013’ second wave of sets. It has three hundred and forty three pieces that include the heliplane, a new ATV, three mini-figures (the pilot and two lumberjacks), a bunch of logs that include a rack and finally a grapple.
The big plane is absolutely outstanding and rather different from the usual airplanes. It brings an unusual feature of taking off and landing vertically in inhospitable place, such as the forests and at the same time is capable of flying just like a regular plane in order to transport the big wood logs, thanks to the two big propellers and its 90 degrees moving mechanism. Having a close look, the cockpit is similar to other aircrafts, Continue reading →
The 2013 Summer City sets have finally been revealed and I must say that I’m really excited with some of them. There are clearly three sub-themes, all of them a sequel of older ones, and every one brings great news, despite the few available pictures until the moment. There will be some coast-guard sets, three cargo and even at least a couple of racing.
The Coast-guards will arrive with a plane, some patrol vehicle, and perhaps one or two boats. The Cargo will be represented with a heliplane (which I speculate that will bring a nice helicopter), a big truck and a cargo terminal that surely will capture my attention.