Stand, Model, Missile, Bullpup B

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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 B, an air-to-ground missile also known as the Bulldog AGM-12C. Initially developed for use by U.S. Navy carrier-based aircraft, it had a range of 10 miles, a 1,000 lb conventional warhead, and utilized radio guidance from the launch aircraft. The missile also was deployed with the U.S. Air Force from 1965 until the mid-1970s, and saw service on F-4 and F-105 fighters during the Vietnam War.

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
  • Paint

Dimensions

Base: 4 1/8" x 6 3/4" x 6 3/8" (CCPF 2/21/2012)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Type

MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Inventory Number

A19981626001