Goddard 1935 A-Series Rocket at the Udvar-Hazy Center

     

Goddard 1935 A-Series Rocket at the Udvar-Hazy Center

This is probably the liquid-fuel rocket Robert H. Goddard tried to launch on September 23, 1935, at his facility in Roswell, New Mexico. He attempted to demonstrate its capabilities to supporters Charles Lindbergh and Harry Guggenheim.

Image Number: 2005-35500
Credit: Image by Dane Penland, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution
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