Space Propulsion, Reaction Motors LR12 Liquid-Fuel Motor, XLR-12. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

Side view of Reaction Motors, Inc. XLR-12 rocket engine, 1948, which produced a variable thrust of 200 to 2,000 lbs. using nitric acid and aniline.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Rocketry
  • Propulsion systems

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

Restrictions & Rights

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photographer

Unknown

Date

Circa 1950s-1960s

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-89-15919

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