Model, Rocket, Atlas Centaur, 1:72

This is a 1:72 scale model of the Atlas-Centaur rocket, used by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration to launch a variety of satellites and probes. The first stage was a modified Atlas D intercontinental ballistic missile and the Centaur was the second stage. The rocket was first used to launch the Surveyor 1 lunar probe in May 1966 and was used in over sixty more launches until 1989.

The model's manufacturer and donor are not known at this time.

Found in collection

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Unknown

Type
MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Materials
Wood
Paint
Adhesive
Dimensions
Overall: 1ft 8in. x 3in. (50.8 x 7.62cm)

This is a 1:72 scale model of the Atlas-Centaur rocket, used by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration to launch a variety of satellites and probes. The first stage was a modified Atlas D intercontinental ballistic missile and the Centaur was the second stage. The rocket was first used to launch the Surveyor 1 lunar probe in May 1966 and was used in over sixty more launches until 1989.

The model's manufacturer and donor are not known at this time.

Found in collection

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Unknown

Type
MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Materials
Wood
Paint
Adhesive
Dimensions
Overall: 1ft 8in. x 3in. (50.8 x 7.62cm)

ID: A19791447000