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    Space Shuttle RS-25 Main Engine Contractor's Model. A massive, detailed metal model of the RS-25 engine on a 15.5" diameter wooden base. The engine itself measures 7" diameter at the bottom x 12.5" tall. The total weight is twenty-two pounds. There is an engraved plate at the bottom: "Space Shuttle Engine/ Hughes". Starting with STS-5, the Space Shuttle program launched a number of communications satellites for Hughes. Three of these type engines were mounted at the aft of each Space Shuttle orbiter. This is the first of these we have seen. Excellent condition.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2012
    12th Saturday
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