LEGO City: Take a closer look at the new Volcano Explorer and City Airport sets that are released today
The first days of summer are here and with that come a whole host of brand new, and highly anticipated LEGO City sets. First of we have the brand new LEGO City sub-theme ‘Airport’ which brings with it a whole host of plane figures, support crews and vehicles and building such as a hangar and airport terminal.
Secondly comes the new sub-theme ‘Volcano Explorers’, essentially this seasons’ ‘Deep Sea Explorers’ sets. These sets follow the pursuits of a team of scientists, prospectors and miner in search of rare hidden gems while working the vicinity of active volcanoes and lava fields. This sub-theme brings a whole host of vehicles such as a helicopter, ATV’s, excavators and so much more.
We have all of the new LEGO City ‘Airport’ and ‘Volcano Explorers’sets listed out below with their RRP, official blurb and multiple pictures detailing all of the sets contents. Let us know what sets you’re excited to get your hands on as all of these sets are available to purchase from today.
LEGO City Airport
Take a trip on LEGO® City Airlines and start your holiday from the Airport Passenger Terminal. Be part of the crew and load up the Cargo Plane or help deliver the mail in the new postal helicopter! Grab your binoculars for an exciting day out at the Airport Air Show. Complete with stunt planes, hangar, pilots and mechanics, the fun never stops in LEGO City!
Airport Passenger Terminal (#60104 RRP: £79.99)
The terminal has everything you’d expect to see in the real-life version – control tower and luggage conveyor belt, revolving doors and security check, a passenger airplane with opening door, galley and bathroom, luggage trailer, fuel trailer and mobile stairway, plus an airport service car. The set also includes six minifigures and a wealth of aviation accessories.
Airport Air Show (#60103 RRP: £69.99)
Check out the cool stunt jets and the vintage plane before they take off — then watch them do their tricks in the air. Cheer along with the crowd as the planes come in for a landing and head back to the hangar, then join the mechanic and help keep the planes in tip-top shape for the next event!
Airport VIP Service (#60102 RRP: £39.99)
Prepare for take-off with the LEGO® City Airport VIP Service, featuring a private plane for those all-important guests. With accessible interior and turning nose-wheel, the set also comes compete with private limousine, an airport service vehicle and additional accessory elements. Includes four minifigures.
Airport Cargo Plane (#60101 RRP: £17.99)
Get the LEGO® City Airport Cargo Plane ready for delivery. This sturdy machine features an opening back hatch, turning nosewheel, awesome engines and accessible cockpit. There’s also an airport service car with hand truck and space for four packages plus two minifigures and accessories.
Airport Starter Set (#60100 RRP: £8.99)
Be part of the crew by helping to sort and deliver the LEGO® City mail! Help the postal workers empty the mailbox and get the post to the helicopter. Load the storage boxes, help the pilot into the cockpit, fill up the fuel tank and take off for another successful mail drop!
LEGO City Volcano Explorers
The LEGO® City volcano hides many secrets. Here, explorers, scientists and miners are discovering and studying rare gems hidden in the lava. But working on a volcano is not an easy task! Ash, heat and lava make it tough work! Power drills and loading trucks are needed – and you always have to be prepared in case of a sudden eruption!
Volcano Exploration Base (#60124 RRP: £79.99)
Science rocks with the Volcano Exploration Base! Featuring a volcano with eruption function, scientists and explorers get to discover the secrets of the lava. Set up the mobile operations centre complete with lab, fly the drone to plan the expedition and then use the excavator and dumper to place the ‘lava’ boulders in the rack and break them open to find the crystal elements. The set comes complete with a team of minifigure scientists, adventurers and back-up crew.
Volcano Supply Helicopter (#60123 RRP: £39.99)
Take science and discovery to new heights with the Volcano Supply Helicopter. Finding more boulders means more crystal elements need to head to the lab. Unload the excavator and boulder opener tool and start breaking open those boulders! Pack the box with the newest crystal element and load it in the back of the helicopter. Spin the rotors and take to the skies one more time – all in the name of science. Includes volcanologist and pilot minifigures, plus exploration accessories and equipment.
Volcano Crawler (#60122 RRP: £24.99)
Exploring is hard work! Bring some heavy lifting power to break up the boulder and discover what’s inside. Drive the Volcano Crawler over the rough terrain and use the ATV to move the rocks into position. Use the jackhammer to crack open the boulder and find the hidden crystal element. Discovering cool things makes the hard work fun!
Volcano Exploration Truck (#60121 RRP: £14.99)
Head off road to the volcano site in the tough Exploration Truck! Move the boulder around then crack it open with the drill. Lift it onto the back of the truck and transport back to the lab for a scientific study.
Volcano Starter Set (#60120 RRP: £8.99)
Take first steps into the world of mountains and molten with the LEGO® City Volcano Starter Set. Featuring a volcano with eruption function, ATV, lava boulder, plus four minifigures and accessories including walkie-talkie, metal detector, camera, and pick-axe, the set has everything for the budding volcanologist.
Will you be purchasing any of the new LEGO City sets? If so let us know, personally I’ve got my eyes on a few of those Volcano Explorers sets!
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All of the above LEGO sets are availble from today at all good online retailers and stores.