Model, Space Telescope, 1:15

This is a 1:15 scale model of the 1981 version of the Hubble Space Telescope (HST). Detailed with solar panels and some of the torsion bars and other protrusions. Built by the Lockheed Missile and Space Company who were awarded the contract for construction of the full scale telescope.

Lockheed donated the model to NASM in 1981. This is one of three scale models of the HST in the NASM collection.

Gift of the Lockheed Missile and Space Corporation

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Lockheed Martin Missile and Space Corporation

Type
MODELS-Unmanned Spacecraft & Parts

Materials
Painted surfaces of unknown composition
Dimensions
Overall: 11 in. wide x 3 ft. deep (27.9 x 91.4cm)

This is a 1:15 scale model of the 1981 version of the Hubble Space Telescope (HST). Detailed with solar panels and some of the torsion bars and other protrusions. Built by the Lockheed Missile and Space Company who were awarded the contract for construction of the full scale telescope.

Lockheed donated the model to NASM in 1981. This is one of three scale models of the HST in the NASM collection.

Gift of the Lockheed Missile and Space Corporation

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Lockheed Martin Missile and Space Corporation

Type
MODELS-Unmanned Spacecraft & Parts

Materials
Painted surfaces of unknown composition
Dimensions
Overall: 11 in. wide x 3 ft. deep (27.9 x 91.4cm)

ID: A19810041000