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Solar Panels, For Satellite, IMP-E, Test Unit

Manufacturer:
Westinghouse Electric  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum Alloy
Copper Alloy
Fiberglass
Plastic
Adhesive
Adhesive Tape
Glass (possibly)
Foil
Rubber
Dimensions:
3-D: 86.4 × 64.8 × 7.6cm (2 ft. 10 in. × 2 ft. 1 1/2 in. × 3 in.)
3-D: 115.6 × 14 × 11.4cm (3 ft. 9 1/2 in. × 5 1/2 in. × 4 1/2 in.)
3-D: 111.8 × 15.2 × 10.2cm (3 ft. 8 in. × 6 in. × 4 in.)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Unmanned
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19761836001
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Space Food, Pineapple Fruitcake, Apollo 11 (Blue)

Manufacturer:
Whirlpool Corporation  Search this
Materials:
Exterior: 4-ply laminate film, velcro
Interior: Compressed fruitcake squares
Dimensions:
3-D: 11.5 × 9 × 2cm (4 1/2 × 3 9/16 × 13/16 in.)
Type:
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Food & Food Accessories
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19860585000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Penlight, Apollo 11

Manufacturer:
ACR Electronics Corporation  Search this
Materials:
Brass, Velcro
Interior: Chrome reflector, light bulb
Dimensions:
3-D: 13.3 x 1.6cm (5 1/4 x 5/8 in.)
Type:
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Accessories
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19791754000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Satellite, IMP-E, Test Unit

Manufacturer:
Westinghouse Electric  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum Alloy
Plastic
Multi-layer Insulation
Rubber
Copper Alloy
Paint
Adhesive Tape
Dimensions:
3-D: 50.8 × 33.7cm (1 ft. 8 in. × 1 ft. 1 1/4 in.)
3-D: 88.9 × 81.3 × 40.6cm (2 ft. 11 in. × 2 ft. 8 in. × 1 ft. 4 in.)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Unmanned
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19761836000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Chronograph, Armstrong, Apollo 11

Title:
Chronograph, Armstrong, Apollo 11
Astronaut:
Neil A. Armstrong, 1930 - 2012  Search this
Manufacturer:
Omega Watch Co.  Search this
Materials:
Case: Stainless steel
Lens: Hesalite (synthetic crystal)
Interior mechanism: Brass, stainless steel, jewels
Dimensions:
3-D: 5.1 x 3.8 x 1.3cm (2 x 1 1/2 x 1/2 in.)
Type:
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Accessories
Country of Origin:
Switzerland
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19731247000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Engine GE J-85, Northrop, T-38 Talon

Manufacturer:
Northrop Aircraft Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Non-Magnetic White Metal
Ferrous Alloy
Copper Alloy
Plastic
Anodized Aluminum
Electrical Wiring
Paint
Dimensions:
Overall: 273.1 × 53.3 × 66cm (107 1/2 in. × 21 in. × 26 in.)
Storage: 298.5 × 78.7 × 78.7cm (117 1/2 in. × 31 in. × 31 in.)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft Parts
Date:
1959
Credit Line:
Transferred from the United States Air Force.
Inventory Number:
A20040215003
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Hughes H-1 Racer

Manufacturer:
Hughes Aircraft Co.  Search this
Model:
Hughes Aircraft Co.  Search this
Dimensions:
length: 339 in, wingspan: 396 in as displayed
Other: 381in. (967.8cm)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of the Summa Corp.
Inventory Number:
A19750840000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Pressure Suit, Mercury, Shepard, MR-3, Flown

Title:
Alan Shepard’s Spacesuit
Astronaut:
Alan B. Shepard Jr.  Search this
Manufacturer:
B. F. Goodrich Co.  Search this
Materials:
EXTERIOR - Aluminized nylon, brass, cotton, steel
INTERIOR - Neoprene, Neoprene-coated nylon, rubber
NECK RING - Anodized aluminium
Dimensions:
Overall: 4 ft. 11 in. tall x 1 ft. 6 in. wide x 9 in. deep (149.9 x 45.7 x 22.9cm)
Other (neck ring): 9 1/2 in. diameter (24.1cm)
Other (wrist ring): 4 in. diameter (10.2cm)
Type:
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Pressure Suits
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19770563000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Rocket, Sounding, Aerobee 150

Manufacturer:
Aerojet General Corp.  Search this
Materials:
Overall, aluminum with some steel
Dimensions:
Overall: 30 ft. long x 1 ft. 3 in. diameter (914.4 x 38.1cm)
Type:
CRAFT-Missiles & Rockets
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
ca. 1955-1970
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19760034000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Space Race
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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Mirror, Primary Backup, Hubble Space Telescope

Manufacturer:
Eastman Kodak Company  Search this
Materials:
ULE, or Ultra-Low expansion glass mfr Corning
Dimensions:
3-D: 38.1 x 242.6cm, 827.8kg (15 x 95 1/2 in., 1825lb.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Scientific
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A20010288000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Explore the Universe
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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Satellite, Explorer 39, Air Density

Manufacturer:
NASA - Langley Research Center  Search this
Materials:
Metalized Mylar, silicon solar cells.
Dimensions:
3-D (Cylinder, packed): 14 × 8cm (5 1/2 × 3 1/8 in.)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Unmanned
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19772726002
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Space Race
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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Cryostat, COBE Optical Assembly

Manufacturer:
NASA, Goddard Space Flight Center  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum, mixed metals, plastics and electronics and glass.
Dimensions:
3-D: 82.6 x 144.8cm (32 1/2 x 57 in.)
Support (Stand): 1ft 5in. x 3ft 4in. x 3ft 4in. (43.2 x 101.6 x 101.6cm)
Dimensions given in documentation:
Diameter: 32.5 IN. ASSEMBLY
Height: 57 IN. ASSEMBLY
Length: 40 IN. STAND
Width: 40 IN. STAND
Height: 17 IN. STAND
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Scientific
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautical and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19960298000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Explore the Universe
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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Detector, Infrared Test Module Subarray, IRAS

Manufacturer:
Ball Aerospace Systems Division  Search this
Rockwell International Corporation  Search this
Materials:
Brass, aluminum, electronics
Dimensions:
3-D: 16.5 × 4.2 × 14cm, 0.7kg (6 1/2 × 1 5/8 × 5 1/2 in., 1 1/2lb.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Scientific
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19960300000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Explore the Universe
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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Model, Observatory, UV, Orbiting, Astro-1, 1:20

Manufacturer:
NASA Marshall Space Flight Center  Search this
Materials:
Painted surfaces on wood
Dimensions:
Overall: 8 in. tall x 11 in. wide x 15 1/2 in. deep (20.3 x 27.9 x 39.4cm)
Type:
MODELS-Manned Spacecraft & Parts
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19880242000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Indicator, Autopilot, Directional Unit, Japanese, Army, Model-2

Manufacturer:
Tokyo Aeronautical Instruments Company (Tokyo Koku Keiki)  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum Alloy
Paint
Glass
Uncharacterized Liquid
Ferrous Alloy
Adhesive
Cork
Rubber
Radium Paint
Dimensions:
3-D: 30.5 × 12.9 × 22.2cm (1 × 5 1/16 × 8 3/4 in.)
Type:
AVIONICS-Autopilots
Country of Origin:
Japan
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19602215000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Missile, Air-to-Air, Henschel Hs 298

Manufacturer:
Henschel Flugzeugwerke  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 ft. 4 5/16 in. tall x 8 ft. 4 3/16 in. long x 4 ft. 2 3/16 in. wing span, 275.6 lb. (41.5 x 254.5 x 127.4cm, 125kg)
Type:
CRAFT-Rotary Wing
Country of Origin:
Germany
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Navy Bureau of Aeronautics
Inventory Number:
A19510066000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
James S. McDonnell Space Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
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Douglas SBD-6 Dauntless

Manufacturer:
Douglas Aircraft Company  Search this
Materials:
Metal, plastic, fabric
Dimensions:
Overall: 13ft 8 15/16in. x 40ft 9in., 10555.6lb., 54ft 2in. (4.19m x 12.42m, 4788kg, 16.51m)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1940
Credit Line:
Transferred from the United States Navy.
Inventory Number:
A19610109000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Air and Space Live Chat: The Wright Brothers

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2020-05-26T19:12:47Z
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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The Present and Future of Space Travel with NASA Astronaut Scott Tingle - STEM in 30

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2019-03-26T14:34:56Z
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
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Education  Search this
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Not Too Hot, Not Too Cold: Planets in the Goldilocks Zone

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2020-03-13T04:00:01Z
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
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Education  Search this
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