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Rocket, Flying Model Kit, R-1

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This object is on display in the James S. McDonnell Space Hangar room at Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA.

Rocket, Flying Model Kit, R-1

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:

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Rights

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

Credit Line

Gift of G. Harry Stine

Materials

  • Cardboard box
  • MOTOR - ALUMINUM
  • NOSECONE - PLASTIC
  • STABILIZER STICKS - WOOD

Dimensions

  • Overall: 1 in. tall x 5 in. wide (2.5 x 12.7cm)
  • Other (box): 9 in. long (22.9cm)

Country of Origin

Yugoslavia

Type

MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Inventory Number

A19930644000

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