Premium-Seiten ohne Registrierung:

Auktionspreisarchiv

Auktion: The Air and Space Sale
wurde versteigert am: 17. September 2019
Aktuelle Auktionen Auktionspreisarchiv

GRUMMAN MISSILE WIND TUNNEL TEST MODEL.

Archiv
Schätzpreis: 800 $ - 1.200 $
Zuschlagspreis:  n. a.
Los-Nr. 13, Aufrufe: 19

GRUMMAN MISSILE WIND TUNNEL TEST MODEL. Machined steel model for wind tunnel testing, lacking markings on the model itself, on a circular wooden base with a plaque that reads "Grumman Design #142 Missile." 40 x 5.5 inches diameter, excluding stand. Provenance: Manufactured by a major aerospace model shop. Grumman designed this SARH (semi-active radar homing) missile in the 1950s for the "Bushfire" rear defense system, to be installed in Martin's P6M SeaMaster flying boat. It does not appear to have been a successful design, as the standard specification for the SeaMaster calls for two 20-mm rear-firing cannons, not a missile defense system.

Informationen zur Auktion
Auktionshaus: Bonhams London
Titel: The Air and Space Sale
Auktionsdatum: 17.09.2019
Adresse: Bonhams London
New York