Audio Cassette, Apollo 12

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This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

Apollo astronauts’ carried a small, battery-powered cassette voice recorder with them in the Command Module during lunar missions. The recorder was used to record information relevant to the crew log. This recorder and tapes were flown on the Apollo 12 mission and transferred to the Smithsonian in 1974.