National Security Space

During the Cold Wars, the United States and USSR looked toward space for ways to spy on one another for the purposes of maintaining National Security and technological superiority. This group of objects represent some of the early advances in space-based reconnaissance during the Space Race.

"National Security Space" Objects (1 to 2 of 2)

  • Satellite, Tanks, Propellant Storage, Agena
    Country of Origin: United States of America
    Manufacturer: Electrada Corp.
    Credit Line: Transferred from the United States Air Force.
    Date: 1962-1963
    Type: SPACECRAFT-Unmanned-Propulsion
  • Camera, Lens, Index, Corona
    Country of Origin: United States of America
    Manufacturer: Graflex Inc.
    Credit Line: Gift of Hughes Danbury Optical Systems..
    Type: SPACECRAFT-Unmanned-Propulsion