Chaff, "Rope", Standard Issue


Display Status:

This object is on display in the Boeing Aviation Hangar at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA.

Chaff, "Rope", Standard Issue

Inventory Number


Physical Description

Box containing three streamer-equipped reels of approximately 1/2" aluminum tape approximately 300' in length. Originally part of A20050471000, seperated for dispaly 11/2017.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Fred Whipple

Country of Origin

United States of America


Cardboard, paper, aluminum foil tape


3-D (Single Box): 27.9 x 8.9 x 1.9cm (11 x 3 1/2 x 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


AVIONICS-Radar/Electronic Warfare

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