SS-20 Missile (Saber) (Russia). photograph

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Collection Item Summary:

Close-up three-quarter right front view of a Soviet SS-20 missile in its transporter erector launcher (TEL) vehicle, being raised to launch position; trees in background, snow-covered ground; circa mid-1980s. [See also NASM 9A11898.]

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Aeronautics, Military
  • Rocketry
  • Missiles
  • Missiles (Surface-to-air)
  • Ballistic missiles
  • Cold War, 1945-1989

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Unknown

Date

Circa mid-1980s

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-9A11899

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