Stand, Model, Missile, Harpoon

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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 Harpoon, a U.S. Navy submarine-launched and ship-launched anti-ship missile. The first version, the RGM-84A, had a range in excess of 65 miles and carried a 488 lb conventional warhead. First deployed with the U.S. Navy in 1977, advanced versions are still in service today. The manufacturer is unknown.

John and Cynthia Heyde donated the model and stand to the Museum in the late 1980s.

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

Wood, Paint, Aluminum, Steel, Felt, Plastic

Dimensions

  • Other (Base): 1ft 6in. x 5 1/8in. x 3in. (45.72 x 13.02 x 7.62cm)
  • Overall (Rod): 1ft x 3/16in. (30.48 x 0.48cm)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Type

MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Inventory Number

A19981631001