Larch rocket engine chamber, c 1970.
4 0 c m
 
34cm
actual image size: 26cm x 32cm

Larch rocket engine chamber, c 1970.

Richardson, Claire

© Science Museum / Science & Society Picture Library

Description

The Larch was an up-rated Gamma engine intended for Britain's Black Arrow mark 2 satellite launch vehicle. It burned kerosene fuel in hydrogen peroxide at a greatly increased combustion chamber presure. Development stopped when the entire Black Arrow programme was cancelled in 1971.
 

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