Stand, Model, Missile, Maverick AGM-65C

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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 AGM-65C, one of several Maverick air-to-ground missiles. It had a solid-fuel motor, a 125 lb conventional warhead, and a laser guidance system. Flight testing of the AGM-65C began in 1977 by the U.S. Marine Corps, but it was replaced in 1982 by the AGM-65E.

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 base.
  • Plastic
  • Paper
  • Paint
  • Adhesive

Dimensions

Base: 4 1/2" x 2 3/4" x 5/8" (CCPF 2/2012)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Type

MODELS-Missiles & Rockets

Inventory Number

A19981622001