Robert Goddard Launches Rocket Ca. 1926

Robert Goddard Launches Rocket Ca. 1926

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On March 16, 1926, Robert Goddard launched the first liquid-fueled rocket. The rocket flew 41 feet into the air and remained aloft for 2.5 seconds. During his lifetime, Goddard received over 200 patents for inventions related to rocketry; his research contributed heavily to the eventual construction of rocket capable of reaching outer space.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : , WPA Film Library, , [1926]
Copyright Date: ©1926
Characteristics: video file,rda
1 online resource (1 video file (0 min., 26 sec.)) : sound
Additional Contributors: WPA Film Library
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