This object is on display in the James S. McDonnell Space Hangar room at Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA.
Collection Item Summary:
This is an unassembled R-1 flying model rocket in its original retail box. A Yugoslav manufacturer, Centar Za Vazduhoplovno Modelarstvo, built this model during the 1960s.
Rocket model collector, G. Harry Stine, acquired it in 1967 and donated it to NASM in 1973.
Collection Item Long Description:
National Air and Space Museum
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Centar Za Vazduhoplovno Modelarstvo
Gift of G. Harry Stine
- Cardboard box
- MOTOR - ALUMINUM
- NOSECONE - PLASTIC
- STABILIZER STICKS - WOOD
- Overall: 1 in. tall x 5 in. wide (2.5 x 12.7cm)
- Other (box): 9 in. long (22.9cm)
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