Control Panel, Ground Test, Auxiliary Panel, Gemini

This is one of four panels from a ground-based installation, which was used for training Project Gemini astronauts for their flights. It duplicated some of the instruments found in the actual Gemini capsule.

NASA transferred this item to the Smithsonian at the conclusion of the Gemini program.

Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Country of Origin
United States of America

Contractor
McDonnell Aircraft
Manufactured for
National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Type
INSTRUMENTS-Test

Materials
Panel - Sheet Metal
Switches - Various Materials
Wire - Copper, with Plastic Insulation
Dimensions
3-D: 34.3 x 7.6 x 22.9cm (13 1/2 x 3 x 9 in.)

This is one of four panels from a ground-based installation, which was used for training Project Gemini astronauts for their flights. It duplicated some of the instruments found in the actual Gemini capsule.

NASA transferred this item to the Smithsonian at the conclusion of the Gemini program.

Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Country of Origin
United States of America

Contractor
McDonnell Aircraft
Manufactured for
National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Type
INSTRUMENTS-Test

Materials
Panel - Sheet Metal
Switches - Various Materials
Wire - Copper, with Plastic Insulation
Dimensions
3-D: 34.3 x 7.6 x 22.9cm (13 1/2 x 3 x 9 in.)

ID: A19960355000