Space Propulsion, Reaction Motors Rocket-Powered Boat. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

Reaction Motors, Inc. experimental rocket boat "Swoosh," tested on the Severn River, near Annapolis, Maryland, 1944. Speeds up to 40-mph were attained.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Boat & ship industry
  • Rocketry
  • Propulsion systems

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Unknown

Date

1944

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-7B37111

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