Model, Missile, Bullpup

Model, Missile, Bullpup

     

This is a model of unknown scale of the Bullpup, a U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps air-to-ground missile. Developed by Martin, it had a range of 7 miles, a 250 lb. conventional warhead, and utilized radio guidance from the launch aircraft. The missile was first deployed in 1959 and was replaced by the Bullpup A in the early 1960s.

The model's manufacturer is unknown. John and Cynthia Heyde donated it to the museum.

Gift of John S. and Cynthia H. Heyde.

Country of Origin
United States

Manufacturer
Unknown

Type
MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Materials
Plastic, brass
Dimensions
5.72 x 18.42 x 5.72cm (2 1/4in. x 7 1/4in. x 2 1/4in.) (Approximate, model)
18.42 x 15.88 x 10.16cm (7 1/4in. x 6 1/4in. x 4in.) (Approximate, on base)

This is a model of unknown scale of the Bullpup, a U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps air-to-ground missile. Developed by Martin, it had a range of 7 miles, a 250 lb. conventional warhead, and utilized radio guidance from the launch aircraft. The missile was first deployed in 1959 and was replaced by the Bullpup A in the early 1960s.

The model's manufacturer is unknown. John and Cynthia Heyde donated it to the museum.

Gift of John S. and Cynthia H. Heyde.

Country of Origin
United States

Manufacturer
Unknown

Type
MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Materials
Plastic, brass
Dimensions
5.72 x 18.42 x 5.72cm (2 1/4in. x 7 1/4in. x 2 1/4in.) (Approximate, model)
18.42 x 15.88 x 10.16cm (7 1/4in. x 6 1/4in. x 4in.) (Approximate, on base)

ID: A19981630000