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Missile, Surface-to-Surface, V-2 (A-4)

Manufacturer:
Mittelwerk GMBH  Search this
Materials:
Steel; graphite jet vanes, some wooden construction elements in fuselage; aluminum tanks not present.
Dimensions:
Overall: 11 ft. 8 3/8 in. wide x 46 ft. 1 3/16 in. deep x 5 ft. 5 in. diameter x 44 ft. 5 3/16 in. long, 8427.9 lb. (356.6 x 1405.1 x 165.1 x 1354.3cm, 3822.9kg)
Type:
CRAFT-Missiles & Rockets
Country of Origin:
Germany
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19600342000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
Mary Baker Engen Restoration Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
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1903 Wright Flyer

Materials:
Airframe: Wood
Fabric Covering: Muslin
Engine Crankcase: Aluminum
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 12.3 m (40 ft 4 in)
Length: 6.4 m (21 ft 1 in)
Height: 2.8 m (9 ft 4 in)
Weight: Empty, 274 kg (605 lb)
Gross, 341 kg (750 lb)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1903
Credit Line:
The Estate of Orville Wright.
Inventory Number:
A19610048000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Wright Brothers & The Invention of the Aerial Age
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
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Nephanalysis, Tiros Meteorological Satellite

Manufacturer:
United States Weather Bureau  Search this
Materials:
Wood
Paper
Ink
Paint
Plastic
Dimensions:
2-D - In Frame (H x W x D): 25.4 × 33 × 1.6cm (10 in. × 1 ft. 1 in. × 5/8 in.)
Type:
LITERATURE AND RESEARCH-Miscellaneous
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Gordon Vaeth
Inventory Number:
A19650275000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
One World Connected
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Meteorological Satellite, TIROS

Manufacturer:
RCA Astro Electronics  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum, copper alloy, silicon, glass
Dimensions:
3ft 6in. diameter x 2ft 1in. (106.7 x 63.5cm) height. Weight: 122.5kg (270lb.)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Unmanned
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from NASA
Inventory Number:
A19650289000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
One World Connected
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv93adfe989-fe97-44f9-bb79-649086bc74c3
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Communications Satellite, Relay 1

Manufacturer:
RCA Astro Electronics  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum, copper, plastic, glass, steel, adhesive, synthetic fabric, epoxy, solder
Dimensions:
Overall: 4 ft. 4 in. tall x 2 ft. 6 in. wide (132.1 x 76.2cm) Weight: 170 lbs
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Unmanned
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from NASA
Inventory Number:
A19670216000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
One World Connected
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv926b57a23-5bb6-45b3-9948-943ee9cc04eb
EDAN-URL:
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Ampule, Buffer, Apollo 11

Title:
Ampule, Buffer, Apollo 11
Manufacturer:
Unknown  Search this
Materials:
Plastic
Coating
Synthetic
Exterior: Hard-case Teflon
Contents: sodium dihydrogen phosphate
Dimensions:
3-D: 3.5 × 3.5 × 7.6cm (1 3/8 × 1 3/8 × 3 in., 0.1lb.)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Manned-Life Support
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the NASA - Johnson Space Center
Inventory Number:
A19700102152
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Destination Moon
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9cd18fe7a-5ae2-4f8b-a7e7-900ad83c7853
EDAN-URL:
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Telegraph key, Wright 1903 flight

Manufacturer:
J. H. Bunnell & Co.  Search this
Materials:
Metal (non-ferrous and ferrous), wood
Dimensions:
3-D (1225g): 25.1 × 12.9 × 7.7cm, 1.2kg (9 7/8 × 5 1/16 × 3 1/16 in., 2.6lb.)
Type:
EQUIPMENT-Communications Devices
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of the Estate of Beverly Griffith.
Inventory Number:
A19710854000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Wright Brothers & The Invention of the Aerial Age
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9de1d66db-edb3-4891-b069-f0ce5e67029a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19710854000

Pressure Suit, A7-L, Armstrong, Apollo 11, Flown

Title:
Pressure Suit, A7-L, Armstrong, Apollo 11, Flown
Contractor:
Hamilton Standard  Search this
Manufacturer:
ILC Industries Inc.  Search this
Astronaut:
Neil A. Armstrong, 1930 - 2012  Search this
Materials:
Overall - beta cloth, rubber, nylon, plastic
Connectors - aluminum (red, blue)
Neck ring - aluminum
Wrist locking rings - aluminum (red, blue)
Zipper--Brass with neoprene gasket
Dimensions:
Overall: 5 ft. 6 15/16 in. × 2 ft. 8 5/16 in. × 11 in. (170 × 82 × 28cm)
3-D (Suit with mannequin inside and two trays underneath): 31.8kg (70lb.)
Type:
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Pressure Suits
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from NASA
Inventory Number:
A19730040000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Destination Moon
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv93248f8ce-b6c4-474d-aac7-88252a2daf73
EDAN-URL:
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Model, Starship Enterprise, Television Show, "Star Trek"

Manufacturer:
Richard C. Datin  Search this
Materials:
Primarily constructed of poplar wood, vacu-formed plastic, rolled sheet metal tubes for both the engine pods from the back of the struts to the start of the nacelle caps, and plastic for the main sensor dish and detailing (light covers, etc.). The front and rear of the engine pods or nacelles are of wood. The nacelle grill plates brass. Rolled steel wires were also inserted through its original pipe support for lights.
Dimensions:
Overall: 78.7 × 344.2 × 152.4cm, 90.7kg (2 ft. 7 in. × 11 ft. 3 1/2 in. × 5 ft., 200lb.)
Other (Saucer): 150.6 × 23.4 × 6.8cm (4 ft. 11 5/16 in. × 9 3/16 in. × 2 11/16 in.)
Other ("Neck" Supporting Saucer): 37.4 × 66.9 × 7cm (1 ft. 2 3/4 in. × 2 ft. 2 5/16 in. × 2 3/4 in.)
Other (Engineering Hull (w/o deflector dish assembly)): 122.1 × 24.3 × 33.5 × 20.5cm (4 ft. 1/16 in. × 9 9/16 in. × 1 ft. 1 3/16 in. × 8 1/16 in.)
Other (Support Pylons): 12.7 × 52.6 × 3.3cm (5 in. × 1 ft. 8 3/4 in. × 1 5/16 in.)
Other (Nacelle): 184.2 × 19 × 15.6cm (6 ft. 1/2 in. × 7 1/2 in. × 6 1/8 in.)
Type:
MODELS-Science Fiction
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Paramount Pictures Inc.
Inventory Number:
A19740668000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Boeing Milestones of Flight Hall
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv98f57ad60-eeaf-45e1-8fb5-a110da140d4d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19740668000

CFM International CFM56-2 Turbofan Engine

Manufacturer:
CFM International, Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Metal
Dimensions:
3-D: 243.8 × 182.9cm, 2102.4kg (8 × 6 ft., 4635lb.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Turbines (Jet)
Country of Origin:
United States of America
France
Date:
1981
Credit Line:
Gift of CFM International, Inc.
Inventory Number:
A19900042000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
One World Connected
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv93d5a21bd-1870-4273-91ba-a33329b20ad7
EDAN-URL:
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Solar Cell Test Panel, Intelsat VI

Manufacturer:
COMSAT Laboratories  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum Honeycomb, Synthetic Fabric, Plastic, Aluminum, Silicon, Glass, Copper, Adhesive, Ink
Dimensions:
3-D: 30.5 × 1.9 × 30.5cm, 0.2kg (1 ft. × 3/4 in. × 1 ft., 0.5lb.)
Type:
EQUIPMENT-Design, Manufacture, Test
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of COMSAT Laboratories.
Inventory Number:
A19990145000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
One World Connected
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv90a0fdf3f-ef88-41e0-8dd5-cf6a768eb7ad
EDAN-URL:
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Flat Plate Antenna, Ground Equipment, Direct Broadcast Satellite

Manufacturer:
COMSAT Laboratories  Search this
Materials:
Plastic
Steel
Paint
Adhesive
Stainless Steel
Aluminum
Ink
Antenna: Molded polymer, copper.
Dimensions:
3-D: 33.3cm × 10.8cm × 33.3cm, 2.3kg (13 1/8 x 4 1/4 x 13 1/8 in., 5lb.)
Other (Antenna w/o Mounting Bracket): 2in. (5.1cm)
Type:
EQUIPMENT-Communications Devices
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of COMSAT Laboratories
Inventory Number:
A19990148000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
One World Connected
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv91e44cbdd-89ce-4448-a8c8-f01f513a6dcf
EDAN-URL:
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Cable, Fiber Optic, Undersea, Single Armor

Manufacturer:
Tyco International, Limited. Simplex Technologies  Search this
Materials:
Ferrous Alloy
Fiber Optics (Likely Glass)
Plastics
Copper Alloy
Unknown Coating
Synthetic Fiber Fabric
Dimensions:
3-D: 27.6 × 4.4cm (10 7/8 × 1 3/4 in.)
Type:
EQUIPMENT-Communications Devices
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Tyco International, Limited. Simplex Technologies.
Inventory Number:
A19990153000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
One World Connected
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9a408587f-2db9-47f9-8ded-0c9c8565d368
EDAN-URL:
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The Deutsch Prize

Medium:
Lithograph on paper, colored
Dimensions:
2-D - In Frame (H x W x D) (reddish brown frame): 57.5 × 43 × 3.2cm, 2.3kg (1 ft. 10 5/8 in. × 1 ft. 4 15/16 in. × 1 1/4 in., 5lb.)
Type:
ART-Prints, Original
Country of Origin:
France
Credit Line:
Gift of Thomas A. Knowles
Inventory Number:
A20000725000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Wright Brothers & The Invention of the Aerial Age
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9cd3ac46c-3a17-46bf-9fc7-ff4bd66938f9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20000725000
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Communications Satellite, SCORE

Manufacturer:
U.S. Army Signal Corps  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum, copper, plastic
Dimensions:
Overall: 73.66 long x 25.4 high x 25.4 wide cm, 15.9 kg weight (2ft 5in. x 10in. x 10in., 35lb.)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Unmanned
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
Inventory Number:
A20030091000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
One World Connected
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv993fcdf4a-9561-4808-b66b-f7e166ac5e00
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20030091000
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Ground Based Transceiver (GBT) Test Set, Capstone

Manufacturer:
Garmin International Inc.  Search this
United Parcel Service Aviation Technologies  Search this
Materials:
Plastic
Aluminum
Paint
Paper
Stainless Steel
Steel
Synthetic Rubber
Nickel Plating
Adhesive
Ink
Dimensions:
3-D: 19.7 x 18.4 x 42.5cm, 17.7kg (7 3/4 x 7 1/4 x 16 3/4 in., 39lb.)
Storage: 1ft 9 1/2in. x 10 13/16 in. x 1ft 9 1/2in. (54.61 x 27.5 x 54.61cm)
Type:
AVIONICS-Electronic/Satellite Navigation
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transfer Federal Aviation Administration.
Inventory Number:
A20070055000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Thomas W. Haas We All Fly
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9542e0138-9ff7-4adf-b335-8cb1db4661b3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20070055000
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Radio, XM, Pioneer

Manufacturer:
Pioneer Corporation  Search this
XM Satellite Radio  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum
Plastic
Copper
Steel
Adhesive
Paint
Plastic, copper, aluminum
Dimensions:
3-D (including wires): 23.4 × 20 × 5.5cm (9 3/16 × 7 7/8 × 2 3/16 in.)
3-D (without wiring harness): 19 × 18.1 × 5.7cm (7 1/2 × 7 1/8 × 2 1/4 in.)
3-D: 1.6kg (3.5lb.)
Type:
EQUIPMENT-Communications Devices
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Japan
Credit Line:
Gift of Lon Levin.
Inventory Number:
A20090207000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
One World Connected
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9512b800b-5f69-4eea-9990-ad718c46bb66
EDAN-URL:
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Star Chart, Circular, Apollo 11

Source:
National Aeronautics and Space Administration  Search this
Materials:
Cardboard, plastic overlay, iron rivet, velcro pad (rear, probably attached for exhibit)
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (Dia.): 21.4cm (8 3/8 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Navigational
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A20150319000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Destination Moon
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv998ac94f3-3762-492f-aa30-809e6db27580
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20150319000

Spacecraft, Satellite, Intelsat II

Materials:
Aluminum, glass, ceramic, copper
Dimensions:
3-D (175 pounds): 139.7 × 143.5cm, 79.4kg (4 ft. 7 in. × 4 ft. 8 1/2 in., 175lb.)
Storage (Aluminum pallet and frame with fabric dust cover): 182.9 × 183.5 × 174cm, 235.9kg (6 ft. × 6 ft. 1/4 in. × 5 ft. 8 1/2 in., 520lb.)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Unmanned-Communications
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of INTELSAT
Inventory Number:
A20150326000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
One World Connected
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9e7fbd077-a297-4926-a132-14cafbf36f98
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20150326000
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Delivery Drone, Flirtey F3.0 Hexacopter "Nemesis"

Manufacturer:
Flirtey, Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Carbon fiber, plastic, foam, metal
Dimensions:
3-D (Fully assembled w/out payload box, props perpendicular to arms): 104.1 × 109.2 × 58.4cm (3 ft. 5 in. × 3 ft. 7 in. × 1 ft. 11 in.)
Overall (without legs or rotors): 15.9 × 101.6cm (6 1/4 in. × 3 ft. 4 in.)
Storage: 115.6 × 41.9 × 27.9cm (3 ft. 9 1/2 in. × 1 ft. 4 1/2 in. × 11 in.)
Rotor/Propeller: 45.7 × 1.6cm (1 ft. 6 in. × 5/8 in.)
Other (legs): 43.2 × 8.9 × 3.8cm (1 ft. 5 in. × 3 1/2 in. × 1 1/2 in.)
Other (delivery mechanism): 15.2 × 11.4 × 15.9cm (6 in. × 4 1/2 in. × 6 1/4 in.)
Other (camera and mount): 15.2 × 12.1 × 6.4cm (6 × 4 3/4 × 2 1/2 in.)
Other (radio cable): 4.4 × 1.3 × 209.6cm (1 3/4 in. × 1/2 in. × 6 ft. 10 1/2 in.)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Credit Line:
Gift of Flirtey, Inc.
Inventory Number:
A20160030000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Thomas W. Haas We All Fly
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv99f19a980-c4b6-4ad8-aebc-b0cc9ac87d73
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20160030000
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