Space Propulsion, Reaction Motors 3000-A1 Liquid-Fuel Motor; Space Propulsion, General, Jet Assisted Take Off (JATO), US Navy. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

Reaction Motors, Inc. 3,000-lbs thrust 3000-A-1 rocket engine for JATO (Jet-Assisted-Take-Off) applications, for heavily loaded U.S. Navy seaplanes, developed 1942-1945.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

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

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

Restrictions & Rights

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photographer

Unknown

Date

Circa 1942-1945

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-7B36867

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