Reaction Motors, Inc (RMI) 6000C4 Liquid-Fuel Motor, Testing, Static Test. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

6000C-4 rocket engine for Douglas D-558-2 Skyrocket aircraft being static fired on rotating test stand at Reaction Motors, Inc. facility, Dover, New Jersey, ca.1948. The engine was also designated XLR-8-RM-2.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Rocketry
  • Propulsion systems

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Unknown

Date

Circa 1948

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-7B36873

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