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Apollo 11

Space Food, Meal Package, Day 1, Meal A, Apollo 11 (Red)

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This food package contains a meal for an Apollo astronaut and was flown aboard the Apollo 11 mission in July, 1969. The contents of the package are individual bags of dehydrated food and a drink, all of which would would have required rehydrating with hot or cold water before eating.

NASA - Manned Spacecraft Center transferred this to the National Air and Space Museum in 1971.

Transferred from NASA, Manned Spacecraft Center

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Whirlpool Corporation

Location
National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC
Exhibition
Apollo to the Moon

Type
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Food & Food Accessories

Materials
Exterior bag: Plastic
Interior bags: Plastic, dehydrated food, foil
Dimensions
3-D: 19.1 x 20.3 x 5.1cm (7 1/2 x 8 x 2 in.)

This food package contains a meal for an Apollo astronaut and was flown aboard the Apollo 11 mission in July, 1969. The contents of the package are individual bags of dehydrated food and a drink, all of which would would have required rehydrating with hot or cold water before eating.

NASA - Manned Spacecraft Center transferred this to the National Air and Space Museum in 1971.

Transferred from NASA, Manned Spacecraft Center

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Whirlpool Corporation

Location
National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC
Exhibition
Apollo to the Moon

Type
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Food & Food Accessories

Materials
Exterior bag: Plastic
Interior bags: Plastic, dehydrated food, foil
Dimensions
3-D: 19.1 x 20.3 x 5.1cm (7 1/2 x 8 x 2 in.)

ID: A19710821000


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