Loon Missile at the Udvar-Hazy Center

Loon Missile at the Udvar-Hazy Center
Also called the JB-2 by the U.S. Army Air Forces, the Loon was an American copy of the German pulsejet-powered V-1 "buzz bomb" of World War II. The long tube at the rear is the air-breathing pulsejet engine.
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  • Source: National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution
  • Photographer: Eric Long
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