Command Module 1/48
Unbeatable museum quality best describes these handcrafted models just like the Apollo Service Module. After passing through the hands of master craftsmen, the parts are sanded and primed many times. Talented artists then paint on the intricate details with great accuracy. A final coat of clear lacquer protects the aircraft and gives it a glossy finish. The COMMAND MODULE NASA model exhibits an unmatched quality and intricate design to obtain the exact look of the actual Apollo Command Module.The Apollo Service Module model aircraft comes with a handsome mahogany-based chrome pedestal, and undergoes various stages of quality control before being placed in its box. This scale model aircraft is perfect as an addition to a growing collection or as an gift to a loved one. Each Apollo Command Module replica will surely mesmerize aviation enthusiasts and hobbyists for it is truly a work of art that relives their memory of the actual Apollo Service Module.COMMAND MODULE NASA History: Command/Service Module is one of the two spacecraft that were utilized for the Apollo program, along with the Lunar Module, to land astronauts to the Moon.The Command Module together with the Lunar Module, are oftenly called the Apollo spacecraft. The spacecraft consists of two segments, the command module, housing the crew and the equipment needed for re-entry and splashdown and a service module which provide propulsion, electrical power and storage for various consumables required during a mission. The Command Module is a truncated cone. The forward compartment contained two reaction control engines, the docking tunnel and the components of the Earth Landing System. The inner pressure vessel housed the crew accommodations, equipment bays, controls and displays and many spacecraft systems. The aft compartment contains 10 reaction control engines and their related propellant tanks, fresh water tanks and the CSM umbilical cables.

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