American Rocket Society (ARS) Rocket Test Stand No. 2; Space Propulsion, Reaction Motors M15G-1 Liquid-Fuel Motor, Engine Testing; Pierce, Hugh Franklin; Shesta, John; Lawrence, Lovell, Jr. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

Reaction Motors, Inc. M15-G1 rocket engine being tested on the American Rocket Society's Test Stand No. 2 in June 1942. Left to right: Hugh F. Pierce, John Shesta, and Lovell Lawrence, three of the founders of Reaction Motors, Inc., Lawrence being the President.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Propulsion systems
  • Rocketry
  • World War, 1939-1945

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Unknown

Date

Jun-42

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-7B36497

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