Model, Missile, Regulus I, 1:10

Model, Missile, Regulus I, 1:10

     

This is a model of the Regulus I, a U.S. Navy surface-to-surface missile carried on and launched from the decks of submarines. It had a nuclear warhead, a solid-fuel engine, one booster for assist in take-off, a range of 400 miles, and a guidance system using radio commands from the submarine. The missile was deployed on a limited number of submarines during the late 1950s and early 1960s.

Gift of Chance-Vought Aircraft, Inc.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Chance Vought Aircraft

Type
MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Materials
Wood
Dimensions
1:10 scale. Missile is 52 inches long, 32 inches wide at the wings, and on the base is 12 inches high.

This is a model of the Regulus I, a U.S. Navy surface-to-surface missile carried on and launched from the decks of submarines. It had a nuclear warhead, a solid-fuel engine, one booster for assist in take-off, a range of 400 miles, and a guidance system using radio commands from the submarine. The missile was deployed on a limited number of submarines during the late 1950s and early 1960s.

Gift of Chance-Vought Aircraft, Inc.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Chance Vought Aircraft

Type
MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Materials
Wood
Dimensions
1:10 scale. Missile is 52 inches long, 32 inches wide at the wings, and on the base is 12 inches high.

ID: A19610047000