Rocket, Flying Model, Camera, Camroc, Estes Industries


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:

This is an unassembled Camroc camera made by Estes Industries for use in its flying rocket models. Film is included. The camera fit into the front section of the flying rocket model and would be retrieved with the model at the end of flight.

Estes Industries donated this artifact to the Museum in 1971.

Collection Item Long Description:

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

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

Credit Line

Gift of Estes Industries, Inc.


Metal, plastic, film, glass


Approximate: 7.62 x 27.94 x 17.78cm (3in. x 11in. x 7in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America


MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Inventory Number


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