Rocket, Sounding, Aerobee, Instrument Rack
This is an instrumentation rack with intact aspect magnetometers and some electronics that flew on an Aerobee sounding rocket. This rack includes a battery box, junction box, an optical aspect sensor, and apertures for UV photometers. This artifact is part of a collection of high-energy detectors from the Naval Research Laboratory (see Catalogue numbers 19880001000-19880017000).
Transferred from NRL to the Museum in 1987.
Transferred from the Naval Research Laboratory
- Country of Origin
- United States of America
- Naval Research Laboratory
- Mixed metals, electronics
- 3-D: 243.8 x 40.6cm (96 x 16 in.)