Mercury Atlas model is a high-fidelity replica of the rocket that launched John Glenn and 3 other astronauts into space between 1962 and 1963.
Mercury Atlas 1:48 Scale
Built from ABS plastic and cast resin parts, this model stands over 25 inches tall. It also features a silver soldered brass escape tower and Mercury spacecraft with exquisite shingle and nose detail throughout. Our Mercury Atlas model comes with a black walnut base with either the NASA emblem or Project Mercury emblem affixed to the nameplate.