Model, Rocket, Saturn V, 1:100

This is a 1:100 scale model of the Saturn V rocket. Developed by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, during the historic Apollo 11 mission in July 1969 the Saturn V sent astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin to the surface of the Moon while Michael Collins remained in lunar orbit. Saturn Vs were utilized for the Apollo 8 and Apollo 10 preliminary lunar missions and on the remaining six lunar landing missions during 1969-1972. One was also used to launch the Skylab Orbital Workshop into Earth orbit in May 1973.

NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center made this plastic model with a wood stand and transferred it to the Museum in 1976.

Gift of NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
NASA Marshall Space Flight Center

Type
MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Materials
Plastic
Paint
Paper
Wood
Glass
Aluminum
Steel
Adhesive
Dimensions
21.11 x 21.11 x 120.65cm (8 5/16in. x 8 5/16in. x 3ft 11 1/2in.) (Approximate)

This is a 1:100 scale model of the Saturn V rocket. Developed by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, during the historic Apollo 11 mission in July 1969 the Saturn V sent astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin to the surface of the Moon while Michael Collins remained in lunar orbit. Saturn Vs were utilized for the Apollo 8 and Apollo 10 preliminary lunar missions and on the remaining six lunar landing missions during 1969-1972. One was also used to launch the Skylab Orbital Workshop into Earth orbit in May 1973.

NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center made this plastic model with a wood stand and transferred it to the Museum in 1976.

Gift of NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
NASA Marshall Space Flight Center

Type
MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Materials
Plastic
Paint
Paper
Wood
Glass
Aluminum
Steel
Adhesive
Dimensions
21.11 x 21.11 x 120.65cm (8 5/16in. x 8 5/16in. x 3ft 11 1/2in.) (Approximate)

ID: A19761899000