SAGE weapons director console with light gun

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Date Introduced
1958
Photographer
Richards, Mark
Dimensions
overall: 49 in x 44 1/2 in x 60 in
Manufacturer
International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)
Credit Line
Gift of the National Museum of Science and Technology, Ottawa
Copyright Owner
© Mark Richards
Location
New York, NY, US
Keywords
Light gun
Object ID
X263.83

This user console showed all activity in the air space assigned to it. Operators could request information about objects that appeared and use the light gun to assign identification numbers to displayed aircraft.