Richard Tousey; V-2 (A-4) Missile, US, Postwar

Richard Tousey; V-2 (A-4) Missile, US, Postwar

     

Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) scientist Richard Tousey inspects debris, June 1946, from a US-assembled V-2 that launched, reached the upper atmosphere, then crashed. The flight carried one of his specially designed ultraviolet spectrographs. <p> NASM Acc. No. 1994-0056

Creator
U.S. Navy

Data Source
National Air and Space Museum
Collection
Early Rocketry [V-2] Photograph Collection

Record ID
SPI_5500

Date
1946

Image ID
NASM SI 91-6305

Type
Photographs

Dimensions
8 in x 10 in
Medium
Gelatin silver print

Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) scientist Richard Tousey inspects debris, June 1946, from a US-assembled V-2 that launched, reached the upper atmosphere, then crashed. The flight carried one of his specially designed ultraviolet spectrographs. <p> NASM Acc. No. 1994-0056

Creator
U.S. Navy

Data Source
National Air and Space Museum
Collection
Early Rocketry [V-2] Photograph Collection

Record ID
SPI_5500

Date
1946

Image ID
NASM SI 91-6305

Type
Photographs

Dimensions
8 in x 10 in
Medium
Gelatin silver print

ID: NASM SI 91-6305