Collection Item Summary:
This food package contains a meal for an Apollo astronaut and was flown aboard the Apollo 11 mission in July, 1969. The contents of the package are individual bags of dehydrated food and a drink, all of which would would have required rehydrating with hot or cold water before eating.
NASA - Manned Spacecraft Center transferred this to the National Air and Space Museum in 1971.
Collection Item Long Description:
National Air and Space Museum
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
Transferred from NASA, Manned Spacecraft Center
- Exterior bag: Plastic
- Interior bags: Plastic, dehydrated food, foil
3-D: 19.1 x 20.3 x 5.1cm (7 1/2 x 8 x 2 in.)
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Country of Origin
United States of America
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Food & Food Accessories