Model, Rocket, Nova, 1:72

Model, Rocket, Nova, 1:72

     

This is a 1:72 scale model of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's Nova rocket. The Nova was originally proposed as the first launch vehicle for lunar landing missions. After production of the Saturn V began to perform that mission, a more powerful Nova was proposed to be a follow-on to launch crewed missions to Mars. However, no Nova progressed beyond the design stage. The manufacturer and donor of the model are unknown.

Found in collection. Donor unknown.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Unknown

Type
MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Materials
Wood, paint, steel, adhesive decal
Dimensions
Approximate: 23.2 x 106.7cm (9 1/8 x 42 in.)

This is a 1:72 scale model of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's Nova rocket. The Nova was originally proposed as the first launch vehicle for lunar landing missions. After production of the Saturn V began to perform that mission, a more powerful Nova was proposed to be a follow-on to launch crewed missions to Mars. However, no Nova progressed beyond the design stage. The manufacturer and donor of the model are unknown.

Found in collection. Donor unknown.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Unknown

Type
MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Materials
Wood, paint, steel, adhesive decal
Dimensions
Approximate: 23.2 x 106.7cm (9 1/8 x 42 in.)

ID: A19791449000