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Airfix Saturn V Skylab

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AX11150

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The first manned Saturn IB flight lifed Apollo 7 into Earth orbit on 11th October 1968. The primary task of this mission was to check out the new Apollo craft that would be used for the up-and-coming Moon flights. Its crew of Wally Schirra, Donn Eisele and Walter Cunningham spent nearly 11 days in orbit, travelling 4.5 million miles / 7,242,000 km and made 163 revolutions of the Earth. In all five Saturn IB rockets were used for American space projects. Besides Apollo 7, three flights to the Skylab space-station were made in 1973, and the final launch as part of the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project in 1975.

Model Scale 1:144
Number of Parts : 81
Dimensions (mm) : 420mm
Skill Level 2

In May 1973 Skylab was launched using a two-stage Saturn V. It was the only launch not directly related to the Apollo lunar landing program. Three crews lived aboard Skylab from May 25, 1973 to February 8, 1974, with Skylab remaining in orbit until July 11, 1979

Model Scale 1:144
Number of Parts : 51
Dimensions (mm) : Length 760mm
Skill Level 3
Flying Hours: 4

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