Lot #2313
JPL Mars Viking Omni Antenna Mockup

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Estimate: $500+

Description

JPL Mars Viking Omni Antenna Mockup, measuring 19.25″ long and 4″ in diameter, comprising a hollow metal tube (sealed at one end) with two circular mounting brackets. In very good to fine condition, with scattered scuffs and surface scratches. The Viking's omnidirectional low-gain antenna was used to used to send and receive transmissions while the lander was near Earth; a high-gain dish antenna was used as it journeyed further into space.

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Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Science & Technology and Space Exploration
  • Dates: #588 - Ended July 16, 2020