Stand, Model, Missile, Bullpup

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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 a stand for a model of unknown scale of the Bullpup, a U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps air-to-ground missile. Developed by Martin, it had a range of 7 miles, a 250 lb. conventional warhead, and utilized radio guidance from the launch aircraft. The missile was first deployed in 1959 and was replaced by the Bullpup A in the early 1960s.

The stand's manufacturer is unknown. John and Cynthia Heyde donated the model and stand to the museum.

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

Manufacturer

Credit Line

Gift of John S. and Cynthia H. Heyde.

Materials

Plastic, brass

Dimensions

Overall: 17.8 × 10.8 × 14.6cm (7 in. × 4 1/4 in. × 5 3/4 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Type

MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Inventory Number

A19981630001