Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

Design for the Wyld liquid-propellant rocket motor, the first successful regenerative motor of its type, and culmination of the American Rocket Society's long series of experiments aimed at developing an efficient, burnout-resistant rocket motor. Circa April 1938.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Propulsion systems
  • Rocketry

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Circa April 1938

Repository Loc.

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



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