Radiosonde

Description:

ARCAS high-altitude sounding rocket system containing an AN/DMQ6 (XE-3) radiosonde with an “ARC / ATLANTIC RESEARCH / CORPORATION/ Alexandria, Va.” inscription. Containing four thermistors, rocket, and aluminum parachute, the system and has a total length of 2.3 meters.

Maker: Atlantic Research Corporation

Location: Currently not on view

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: PH.322051Catalog Number: 322051Accession Number: 246537

Object Name: Radiosonde, Rocket

Measurements: overall: 18 1/2 in x 4 3/8 in; 46.99 cm x 11.1125 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-0e46-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1141939

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