We design our kits based on over 40 years of flying experience so our kits are "By Flyers, For Flyers." The vehicle for this mission was the N1, mostly designed by Korolev. This book gives you the history and scale data for the Russian N1 moon rocket. This was one of those models I have wanted to build for some time, but for a number of reasons, never got around to.
Look what these guys have built! Test launches of the N1 rocket. They were originally published in the article "N-1: Sovershenno Sekretno" by Igo Afanasev and Alexandra Shlyadisnkogo, Krilya Rodini, 1993, nos.
It was the equivalent to the Saturn V. This book is out of print. Upper stages n1_inst2.pdf - 286 KiB - This document contains the instructions only (6 pages). One of the reasons was that no one had ever made a model kit of the N-1 in a scale beyond 1/144 that was affordable. The N1 rocket that they created to take them there was almost as big as the Saturn V that took Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, and Michael Collins to the Moon. On July 3, 1969, the Soviet Union’s dreams of a moon rocket went up in smoke and fire on the launch pad as the largest explosion of any rocket in history. None of the launches successfully reached orbit. …
See how the Soviet N-1 moon rocket and lander worked in this SPACE.com infographic. During the Space Race, the Soviet Union built its own moon rocket and lunar lander to beat Americans to the moon. The N1 was a very large rocket, standing 105 meters (344 ft) tall with its L3 payload. Welcome to Mach 1 Rocketry. This is to be ready two to three years after the first landing. The answer is a polite NO! Dimensions- This model is 47 inches tall and 6 inches wide. There were 4 launches of the N1, All of which were failurs. The N1-L3 consisted of five stages in total: the first three (N1) for insertion into a low Earth parking orbit, and another two (L3) for translunar injection and lunar orbit insertion. First launch New N1 Moon Rocket Kit I've already received an email asking if I'm going to build the new Altaira Rocketry N1 kit. Standing over 350 feet tall the vehicle was launched four times between 1969 and 1974. The model is listed on the Apogee website for $148.88.
A new N1 model is to be developed to land the new L5 spacecraft (which will be able to handle 4 to 5 crew, 1.5 to 2.0 tonnes of scientific equipment, and spend three months on the lunar surface). New N1 Moon Rocket Kit I've already received an email asking if I'm going to build the new Altaira Rocketry N1 kit. To see the listing, CLICK HERE The N1-L3 was the Soviets first attempt at sending people to the Moon. The answer is a polite NO! The first stage has the historic thirty NK-33 engines.
Ultimately, the rocket would be a catastrophic failure that would result in not only the Americans beating them to the moon but the Soviet Union … Maybe, a model of the “N-1” rocket itself could be found and built. Moon Race 2001: Launch of the N1.
The N1 comes with the lunar land and Soyuz. During the Apollo program in the 1960s, the Soviets also had their own moon program. This is my most detailed model and it has 1311 bricks! This is my most detailed model and it has 1311 bricks! From Wikipedia:.
Dimensions- This model is 47 inches tall and 6 inches wide. The N-1 was the Soviet Union's moon rocket.
The N1 comes with the lunar land and Soyuz. These drawings are published under the kind authorization of Alexander Shliadinski from St Petersburg. It was the Soviet counterpart to the NASA’s Saturn V, the gigantic rocket that sent humans to the moon. Posts: 1751 From: Killingly, CT Registered: Mar 2002: posted 12-18-2003 01:31 PM The Story of the N-1 Diagram. 9 and 10.
We made this announcement before the launch: "We have a model of the Soviet moon rocket, the N1. The Soviet N1 rocket booster was a giant rocket meant to carry objects or people beyond Earth orbit, basically to the moon.