Three-shot free flight test of model and successful parachute recovery operation.
United States USA Date:1958 Duration:35 sec Sound:NO SOUND
Testing of small scale models for Project Orion, which is the study of a method for propelling multi-ton vehicles into space by series of nuclear detonations. Flight tests with a model weighing 250 pounds. A model going aloft for a three-shot flight and making a successful parachute landing.
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