RHEINTOCHTER R 1




RHEINTOCHTER R 1 SPECIFICATIONS:



  • MATERIALS: Steel, Magnesium; Wooden fins

  • DIMENSIONS OVERALL: 234 in. long x 118 3/4 in. wide x 234 in. deep, 1650 lb.

  • FUSELAGE DIAMETER: 21 1/8 in.

  • FIN SPAN -- BOOSTER: 118 3/4 in.

  • BOOSTER STAGE: 85 3/8 in.

  • LOADED WEIGHT: 3850 lb.

  • DESTRUCTIVE PAYLOAD: 332 lb.

  • RANGE: 7.5 mi

  • ALTITUDE: 3.7 mi

  • SPEED: 680 mph

  • SOLID FUEL PROPELLENT ENGINE: 165,000 pounds thrust

  • ACCELERATION: Mach 1 within first 1,000 feet





RHEINTOCHTER R-1 TEST SHOWING SEPARATION BETWEEN STAGES MOMENTS AFTER LAUNCH


RHEINTOCHTER R-1 SURFACE TO AIR MISSILE CLEARLY SHOWING THE INFAMOUS WOODEN FINS
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RETURN TO:

LA PALMA: SECRET BASE


THE 1944 GERMAN ATOMIC BOMB


GERMAN SUBMARINE ATTACK ON HOOVER DAM



SEE ALSO:

1942 AND THE GREAT LOS ANGELES AIR RAID


THE BATTLE OF LOS ANGELES: 1942 UFO


WORLD WAR II COMES TO REDONDO


LAGUNA DAM COLORADO RIVER




E-MAIL
THE WANDERLING

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