This evening, the latest LEGO Star Wars UCS set, 10240 Red Five X-wing Starfighter, was exclusively unveiled at LEGOWorld Copenhagen.
Here's the official press release:
10240 - Red Five X-wing Starfighter
Ages 16+. 1,558 pieces.
Build the ultimate LEGO Star Wars X-wing Starfighter!
US $199.99 CA $249.99 DE 199.99€ UK 169.99 £ DK 1699.00 DKK
Collect and create the most highly detailed LEGO® Star Wars X-wing Starfighter ever produced. This iconic starfighter is featured in many of the most exciting Star Wars battle scenes, including the decisive battle scene above planet Yavin. Recreate the moment when Luke Skywalker’s X-wing delivered the proton torpedo that led to the destruction of the Imperial Death Star! With 1,558 pieces, this realistically detailed model features opening wings and cockpit, a special display stand, data sheet label and R2-D2.
- Includes R2-D2 atromech droid
- Features highly authentic detailing, and opening wings and cockpit
- Includes 1,558 pieces
- Measures over 10" (26cm) high, 20" (52cm) long and 18" (46cm) wide
- Includes display stand and data sheet label!
Available for sale directly through LEGO beginning May 2013 via shop.LEGO.com, LEGO Stores or via phone.
Huw is currently attending LEGOWorld Copenhagen and will add the pictures to the set details page as soon as he can. In the meantime, I've uploaded the pictures to Flickr and you can see them here.
Update: Here's a link to the designer video on YouTube, enjoy.