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Helmut von Zborowski Photo Album
This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Helmut Philip von Zborowski was a significant figure in early rocket and jet engine development. A contemporary of Werner von Braun, Zborowski worked on rocket and jet development for BMW during World War II, afterwards going to France and serving as a research engineer for the Société d'Etudes de la Propulsion par Réaction (SEPR). Zborowski later founded his own company, Bureau Technique Zborowski.
von Zborowski, Helmut Philip
Stefan and Sylvia Eihhorn, Purchase, 2001, 2001-0060, unknown
0.15 Cubic feet ((1 flatbox))
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Scope and Contents
This album 10 x 7 inches and contains 88 original photographs, taken from 1939 to 1960, of many of Zborowski's rocket, jet and coleopter projects, as well as 6 printed drawings.
Bayerische Motoren Werke
Bureau Technique Zborowski
Societe d'Etudes de la Propulsion par Reaction (SEPR)
Vertically rising aircraft
World War, 1939-1945
Aeronautics -- Research
Airplanes -- Rocket engines
Airplanes -- Jet propulsion
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