Boilerplate #12

The Apollo Boiler Plate 12, an unmaned, transonic abort test vehicle, successfully completed its mission at White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico on May 13th, 1964 aboard a Little Joe II booster launch vehicle. This was the first full-scale test flight of the launch escape system in the transonic speed range.

Originally on Display at Paramount UAW Hall .

The Apollo Boiler Plate 19* , was an unmaned, parachute test vehicle, used to  evaluate the landing systems for the spacecrafts. 


Boilerplate #19

*   Artifact on Loan from The NASM