Bag, Accessories, Apollo 11

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Display Status:

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

Collection Item Summary:

Beta cloth bags of this type were flown on all Apollo missions to contain and protect various items during flight. This bag was one of three flown on the Apollo 11 mission.

It was transferred from NASA to the Smithsonian in 1970 along with the Command Module Columbia.

Collection Item Long Description:

Inventory Number

A19791532000

Credit Line

Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Country of Origin

United States of America

Materials

  • Textile
  • Synthetic
  • Coating
  • Overall: Beta Cloth

Dimensions

3-D: 37.1 × 38.7 × 1.9cm (1 ft. 2 5/8 in. × 1 ft. 3 1/4 in. × 3/4 in.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Type

EQUIPMENT-Containers