Nose Cone [Radome]; Avionics Specialists Incorporated; 30 Jul 1998; 2014.483

Name/Title

Nose Cone [Radome]

About this object

Fibreglass nose of an aeroplane (possibly a Hercules). Black on the front, silver on the back, mounted to a yellow mobile display mount. Printed on the interior in white, 'CALIFORNIA RADOMES/ 364 REED STREET / SANTA CLARA, CA. 95050 / [...]"'. A radar antenna dish is mounted to the silver backing panel into the interior of the dome shape of the nose, makers name printed on plate attached reads 'ASI AVIONICS SPECIALIST INC.'

Maker

Avionics Specialists Incorporated

Maker Role

Maker

Date Made

30 Jul 1998

Place Made

California

Place Made

Memphis

Measurements

H 1960 W 1890 D 1700mm (H 77 3/16 W 74 7/16 D 66 15/16")

Subject and Association Keywords

1990s

Collection

Aviation

Credit Line

The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)

Object Type

Cone, Nose/Component, Aircraft/Aerospace Transportation Accessories/Aerospace Transportation T&E/07 Distribution & Transportation Artifacts/Nomenclature

Object number

2014.483

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